The US Navy’s fleet of aircraft carriers are at the heart of global American military force.$20.00ISBN: 9781250619433Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Picador - July 21st, 2020
"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$60.00ISBN: 9781472840714Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Osprey Publishing - May 26th, 2020
Warship is a celebrated annual publication featuring the latest research on the history, development, and service of the world's warships.$24.95ISBN: 9781526766601Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Pen and Sword Maritime - April 26th, 2020
On 1 June 1939 His Majesty's Submarine Thetis sank in Liverpool Bay while on her diving trials. Her loss is still the worst peacetime submarine disaster the Royal Navy has yet faced when ninety-nine men drowned or slowly suffocated during their last fifty hours of life.$24.95ISBN: 9781445697321Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Amberley Publishing - March 1st, 2020Take a look at the River Thames in East London now and you would think that it is commercially dead. Where once the banks of the river were lined with riverside wharves, these have been replaced by or converted to luxury apartments.$85.00ISBN: 9781472838384Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Osprey Publishing - March 10th, 2020
A magnificent illustrated history of HMS Tyger, a fourth-rate ship of the Navy of Charles II.
Inspired by the recent discovery of mathematically calculated digital plans for a fourth-rate ship, written by the Deptford master shipwright, John Shish, The Warship Tyger is an illustrated history of the HMS Tyger, one of the smaller warships of the Restoration period.$18.95ISBN: 9780750992336Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: The History Press - March 1st, 2020Much has been written about Titanic, however, until now little mention has been made about the intricate world of the ship’s complement, which comprised more than the total of third-class passengers alone.$24.95ISBN: 9781493043521Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Globe Pequot Press - May 1st, 2020
Each boat has a story to tell and this book features nearly forty profiles of classic/uniqu e boats, drawn from articles written for the Westerly Sun newspaper during the summers of 2014 and 2015.$49.95ISBN: 9781550178876Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Harbour Publishing - April 18th, 2020
The great Klondike Gold Rush began in 1896 and within two years, thousands of prospectors, speculators and people from countless walks of life descended on the Klondike from far and wide, seeking their fortunes. Sternwheeled steamboats were essential modes of transportation for many of those who made the onerous journey in search of riches and adventure.$59.50ISBN: 9781912621057Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Fernhurst Books - October 6th, 2020
First published in 1988 as West Country Cruising, Mark Fishwick's definitive sailing guide for the ever-attractive coastline of Dorset, Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly combines a skilful blend of pilotage and cruising information, with historical insight and suggestions of where to eat and what to do ashore.$35.00ISBN: 9788365958693Availability: Not Yet PublishedPublished: MMP - November 19th, 2020$38.95ISBN: 9781526764997Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: US Naval Institute Press - February 11th, 2020
In one of the most sensational and perplexing incidents in naval history, Rear Admiral Richard Kempenfelt, a much-voyaged veteran and outstanding officer, drowned along with more than 800 crew and many civilian visitors on a calm summer's morning and in a familiar anchorage.