“Riveting.” —The New York Times Book ReviewHundreds of miles from civilization, two ships wreck on opposite ends of the same deserted island in this true story of human nature at its best—and at its worst.
It is 1864, and Captain Thomas Musgrave’s schooner, the$17.99ISBN: 9780062699879Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Ecco - May 14th, 2019
A NATIONAL BESTSELLER
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ONE OF OUTSIDE MAGAZINE’S BEST BOOKS OF THE SUMMER$17.99ISBN: 9781476745985Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Simon & Schuster - July 2nd, 2019
“A fascinating, fast-paced history…full of remarkable characters and incredible stories” about the nineteenth-century American dynasties who battled for dominance of the tea and opium trades (Nathaniel Philbrick, National Book Award–winning author of In the Heart of the Sea).
There was a time, back when the United States was young and the robber barons$28.00ISBN: 9780374148416Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 14th, 2019
"An immense treasure trove of fact-filled and highly readable fun.” --Simon Winchester, The New York Times Book Review
A Sunday Times (U.K.) Best Book of 2018 and Winner of the Mary Soames Award for History
An unprecedented history of the storied ship that Darwin said helped add a hemisphere to the civilized world$19.99ISBN: 9781250108579Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - November 5th, 2019
From acclaimed historian and biographer Rebecca Fraser comes a vivid narrative history of the Mayflower and of the Winslow family, who traveled to America in search of a new world.$29.95ISBN: 9780997887143Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Marine Money, Inc. - November 13th, 2019
The multifront trade war, which started with solar panels and washing machines, quickly expanded to additional battles. Retaliatory tariffs were imposed, and the flow of global trade the world once knew was changed.$16.99ISBN: 9780465062881Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Basic Books - April 28th, 2015Discover one of the greatest adventure stories of the modern age: the harrowing tale of British explorer Ernest Shackleton's 1914 attempt to reach the South Pole.$18.00ISBN: 9780307408877Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Broadway Books - March 22nd, 2016
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From the bestselling author and master of narrative nonfiction comes the enthralling story of the sinking of the Lusitania$17.00ISBN: 9780307946911Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Anchor - May 26th, 2015
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On July 8, 1879, Captain George Washington De Long and his team of thirty-two men set sail from San Francisco on the USS Jeanette.$17.00ISBN: 9781416567226Availability: BackorderedPublished: Scribner - April 13th, 2010
The story behind the major motion picture from Disney—starring Chris Pine, Eric Bana, and Casey Affleck—written by a recognized master of the genre—“a blockbuster account of tragedy at sea” (The Providence Journal).
It’s the winter of 1952 and a ferocious Nor’easter is pounding New England with howling winds and seventy-foot seas.$14.99ISBN: 9780842308243Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Tyndale House Publishers - May 1st, 1999
In 1914, an expedition headed by Sir Ernest Shackleton set out to be the first to cross the continent of Antarctica. Shipwrecked and marooned for months on end, their ill-fated voyage became a triumphant story of indomitable courage and faith in the face of astounding obstacles.$19.99ISBN: 9780786884469Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Hachette Books - October 10th, 2001
The Karluk set out in 1913 in search of an undiscovered continent, with the largest scientific staff ever sent into the Arctic. Soon after, winter had begun, they were blown off course by polar storms, the ship became imprisoned in ice, and the expedition was abandoned by its leader.