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Norwegian Shipping

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oslo, Norway, Horn Forlag AS: 2008

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 09621

Condition: Near Fine


Mild shelf wear. Updated fifth edition of this publication for the shipping industry and its customers. 178 pages, including Company Index at the beginning of the book (by business category). A separate alphabetical index of companies appears at the end of the book. Chapters cover topics ranging from history to recent business developments, technology, and environmental issues, while also including much information on companies offering shipping and services. View more info

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The Engine Powered Vessel: From Paddle-Wheeler to Nuclear Ship

By: Baker, W.A. and Tre Tryckare

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Crescent: 1972

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 03133

Condition: Very Good


Red and black pictorial cloth, 10 x 11 inches oblong. Very mild wear to boards. Jacket price-clipped and rubbed, light edge wear. A beautifully designed volume that traces the history of increased efficiency in the use of energy by ships. This history uses 98 ships to illustrate the story, along with 225 detailed illustrations and drawings, 50 of which are in 4 to 6 colors and 175 of which are in black, brown or grey. An indispensible source for the reader/collector interested in this era of maritime transportation. 267 pages. View more info

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Farwell's Rules of the Nautical Road

By: Bassett, Frank E. And Richard A. Smith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, Naval Institute Press: 1982

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 08356

ISBN: 0870211803

Condition: Good


The spine of the book and jacket have been damaged on the rear cover side--a small tear at each end and a tiny tear at the upper corner of the rear board. Otherwise a nice copy, clean throughout. 551 pages with Appendixes A-K, Index of Cases, and Index. View more info

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The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea

By: Kemp, Peter (Editor)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10137

Condition: Good


Light foxing to the endpapers, a few small stains to the fore-edge of the page block. The dust jacket has some edge wear and a few edge tears, one with a tape repair. Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. 971 pages of information about the seas, ships, and seamanship presented alphabetically. View more info

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The Elizabeth: Passage of a Queen

By: Stevens, Leonard A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07684

Condition: Near Fine


Gift inscription, "Merry Christmas, 1968." Jacket is price-clipped. 235 pages with Appendixes. The history of the famous luxury liner is revealed in a detailed, day-by-day account of her Voyage 424. Illustrated with more than 50 photographs and line drawings, a map of the voyage, and a fold-out diagram of the ship's plans. A nice, clean copy. View more info