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1 "A Careless Word ... A Needless Sinking": A History of the Staggering Losses Suffered by the U.S. Merchant Marine, Both in Ships and Personnel During World War II Moore, Arthur R.
American Merchant Marine Museum, Kings Point, NY. 2006. 8th printing of Revised Edition with Addendum. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
4to, hardcover. Blue cloth; no dust jacket. Vg condition. Contents bright & clean, no markings; small bend to top corner of few dozen pgs, not affecting text at all; exterior slightly smudged from storage. xii, 704 p., illus. This revised edition with addendum first published 1985. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 Aboard the Lizzie Ross Davies, Harriet Vaughan.
W. W. Norton, NY. 1966. 1st edition (stated), signed. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
The author was born and raised aboard the square rigger Lizzie Ross in the late 19th century. 8vo, hardcover. Op. Interior rear hinge paper splitting (board, binding intact); upper 1" of rear endpaper peeled away. Fore-edge mildly spotted. Otherwise vg+ in lightly edge-worn, else vg dj. Dj has one pea-sized chip at lower spine. 221 pp. Line drawings by Nancy Grossman. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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3 American Ferryboats Perry, John
Wilfred Funk, NY 1957. 1st edition. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
4to, hardcover in dj. 2 copies available, both vg condition, contents clean, bindings tight. 1 copy, prev. owner's name-stamp on front ep & top & bottom edges of text-block, dj lightly edge-worn. 2nd copy, board edges mildly rubbed, dj moderately scuffed & edge-worn w/ 2" chip at top edge of cover. 175 pp., illus. w/ numerous reproductions of prints, engravings, photos. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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4 Annual Review of Ocean Affairs: Law and Policy, Main Documents, 1985 - 1987 -----
United Nations Office for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea (UNIFO), Sarasota, FL / Lloyd's of London Press 1989. 0891110259 / 9780891110255 Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
8vo, hardcover. 2-volume set, no dj's, blue cloth. Vg condition. Ex-lib copy w/ markings to opening pgs, text-block edge stamped. Both vols. have a moderate spine lean, otherwise contents bright & clean, bindings tight. 940 total pp. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Ayesha Von Mucke, Hellmuth [Kapitanleutnant].
Ritter and Company, Boston. 1917. Hardcover Condition: Fair 
8vo, hardcover. Rear board water-stained; pale water-staining around edges of plates; otherwise contents clean, binding tight, overall good condition; dj fair only, water-stained & edge-tattered w/ 1" chip at center spine. 231 pp. 6 plates. German language publication of the English-language title: The Ayesha: Being the Adventures of the Landing Squad of the "Emden". 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Behaviour of Ships in Waves [Ships and Marine Engines, Volume 2: Resistance, Propulsion and Steering of Ships, Part C] Vossers, Dr. Ir. G.
H. Stam, Haarlem, Netherlands. 1962. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
8vo, hardcover. No dj, black cloth. Vg+ condition. Previous owner’s name on front endpaper; Covers and contents clean, no marking or writing. 272 pp. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 Benjamin Franklin Tracy: Father of the Modern American Fighting Navy Cooling, Benjamin Franklin.
Archon Books, [Hamden, Conn.]. 1973. 0208013369 / 9780208013361 Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
8vo, hardcover. Fine condition in vg dj. Contents bright, crisp & clean, unopened; dj faintly smudged, flap corner-clipped. xvi, 211 p. illus. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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8 Bouwbeschrijving van "d'Halve Maen" Baay, F.
Fa. Wed. Bosman, Rotterdam. 1949. Hardcover Condition: Good 
4to, hardcover. No dj. Good condition. Old moisture stain to front cover, causing light rippling to inner corner of text. 10 loose foldout plans in rear folder unaffected. 39 pp., with 22 plates in the text. In Dutch. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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9 Broken Spars: New Jersey Coast Shipwrecks 1640 - 1935 Downey, Leland Woolley
Brick Township Historical Society, Brick Township, NJ. 1983. Paperback Condition: Very Good 
4to, paperback. Vg+ condition. NOT ex-library. Previous owner’s intaglio stamp on title page, bookplate on inside cover; Covers and contents clean and unworn, no marking or writing. Binding sturdy and tight. 41 pp. of text, plus 31 pp. alphabetical and chronological listings of shipwrecks. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Captain Prescott and the Opium Smugglers Stackpole, Edouard A.
The Marine Historical Assn., Mystic, CT. 1954. Paperback Condition: Very Good 
8vo, paperback. Vg condition. Staplebound. Covers and contents clean, no marking or writing. 78 pp., several illustrations. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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11 Challenger: The Life of a Survey Ship Ritchie, Capt. George Stephen.
NY: Abelard-Schuman. 1958. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
8vo, hardcover. Prev. owner's name-label, 2 tiny nicks to edge of 1 pg., otherwise vg+ condition in mildly rear-soiled, else vg dj. 249 pp. Numerous illus. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Chessie Racing: The Story of Maryland's Entry in the 1997 - 1998 Whitbread Round the World Race Collins, George J.; Alexander, Kathy; foreword by Gary Jobson
Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore. 2001. 0801864135 / 9780801864131 Presentation copy, SIGNED by author Kathy Alexander. Hardcover Condition: As New 
4to, hardcover. Fine condition in near fine dj. Bright, crisp & clean, clearly unread; dj glossy w/ tiniest nick at upper spine, to minimal effect. 225 p., color illus., maps. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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13 Cleopatra's Barge: The Crowninshield Story Ferguson, David L.
Little, Brown and Co., Boston. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover Condition: Good 
Cloth, out of print, 293 pages, illustrated; very good condition in moderately worn dust jacket. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14 Coasting Schooner: The Four-Masted Albert F. Paul [Museum Publication No. 35] Burgess, Robert H.
Published for The Mariners Museum, Newport News, Va., by the University Press of Virginia, Charlottesville. 1978. 0917376315 / 9780917376313 Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
8vo, hardcover. Vg+ condition in vg+ dj. Prev. owner's embossed name-stamp on title pg; Contents bright, crisp & clean, clearly unread; dj has just two pea-sized nicks at lower corner of cover. xxii, 269 p., illus. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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15 Consulate of the Sea, and Related Documents Jados, Stanley S.
University of Alabama Press, University, Ala. 1975. 081735705X / 9780817357054 Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
8vo, hardcover. Blue cloth; no dj. Vg condition. NOT ex-library. Contents bright & clean, no markings; very faint fade-line around cover edges, barely noticeable. xxiii, 326 p., genealogical tables. Contents: Procedures used in the consular courts -- The benefical customs of the sea -- Ordinances relating to all armed ships engaging in privateering and armed naval expeditions -- Related documents. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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16 Cunard: A Photographic History McCutcheon, Janette.
Tempus, Stroud. 2004. 0752430017 / 9780752430010 Paperback Condition: As New 
Oblong 4to, paperback. Near fine condition. Contents bright, crisp & clean, virtually unopened. 96 p., illus. (some color). 
Price: 8.00 USD
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17 Dar Pomorza Kabat, Henryk
Wydawnictwo morskie, Gdansk, Poland. 1974. Hardcover Condition: Very Good 
Folio, hardcover, white cloth. Vg+ condition in vg dj. NOT ex-library. Dust jacket slightly edgeworn. Gift inscription on front endpaper, covers and contents clean, no marking or writing. 174 pp., many illustrations. Text in Polish and in English translation. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Die roten Handelsflotten: Die Handelsschiffe der COMECON-Lander Block, Bruno and Bock, Klaus.
Koehler Verlagsgesellschaft, Herford. 1977. Hardcover Condition: Good 
Sm 4to, hardcover. Lib of Congress stamp on front ep. Upper board corners well-bumped, lightly crinkling upper pg. corners; otherwise about vg condition, contents clean & bright. Dj edge-worn w/ two 1" tape-repaired tears, protective plastic coating covering dj paper is peeling away around edges, otherwise good- condition overall. 248 pp. w/ depictions of 676 ships. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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19 Embarcacoes do reconcavo. Um estudo de origens. Agostinho, Pedro.
Publicacoes do Museu do Reconcavo Wanderley Pinho, Cidade do Salvador. 1973. Paperback Condition: Good 
8vo, paperback. Exterior soiled & lightly edge-worn, else contents very good, clean & bright. 46 pp. of text + 16 b/w plates. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Espagne (Côtes Nord et Ouest), Portugal [Instructions Nautiques, Volume C 3] -----
Service hydrographique et océanographique de la marine, Brest. 1989. 2110805552 / 9782110805553 Paperback Condition: Very Good 
Small 4to, paperback. Vg condition. Rear cover creased, slightest outer rubbing; contents clean, binding tight. 456 p. + maps. In French. "Edition à jour au 3 septembre 1988 ... Cette édition annule et remplace les précédents." Includes Addenda mettant a jour a la date du 4 mars 1989. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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