Ships & Shipbuilding

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A Night to Remember: The Sinking of the Titanic

A Night to Remember

The Sinking of the Titanic


#1 New York Times Bestseller: The definitive book on the sinking of the Titanic , based on...

A Short History of the Sailing Ship

Amply illustrated book traces evolution of the sailing ship over the course of 6,000 years — from...

The History of Navigation
Pen and Sword (2018)

Today travellers by land, sea and air take accurate navigation for granted but it was not always...

Batavia is the greatest story in Australia's history and history comes to life with Peter...

In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

In the Heart of the Sea

The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex


From the author of  Mayflower, Valiant Ambition , and  In the Hurricane's Eye-- t he riveting...

Diesel Engine Care and Repair: A Captain's Quick Guide

When it's sink or swim, this Quick Guide will keep you afloat! On the water, when an engine problem...

The Slave Ship: A Human History

The Slave Ship

A Human History


“Masterly.”— Adam Hochschild , The New York Times Book Review In this widely praised history of...

Ship Stability for Masters and Mates

Understanding ship stability is critical for all maritime students or professionals who are studying...

GPS For Dummies
Wiley (2004)

GPS For Dummies gives new meaning to finding yourself. In fact, with a GPS (global positioning...

Ultrasimple Boat Building: 18 Plywood Boats Anyone Can Build

Ultrasimple Boat Building

18 Plywood Boats Anyone Can Build


The first complete how-to guide for building the latest generation of quick and easy boats In ...