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Aviation Memoirs: including Australia and back and other record flights

By Cathcart-Jones, Owen

Hutchinson & Co. 1934, first ed. 265 p. plus bw plates with 48 illus. of naval flying arm and later planes setting records. Describes the fleet air arm activities in the far east and the Mediterranean. Ex lib, no dj. boards have been plastified, frontispiece and endpiece missing, lib. stamp throughout, binding tight. A rare edition.

$50.25

Ship, the: Retracing Captain Cook\'s Endeavour Voyage
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Ship, the: Retracing Captain Cook's Endeavour Voyage

By Baker, Simon

BBC, 2002. 1st. fine/near fine. small tear on dj. In 2001, a volunteer crew sailing a replica of Captain Cook's Endeavour retraced his original voyage. The book uses journals from both voyages to contrast the trips.  Beautifully illustrated with drawings from the original voyage and photographs.

$7.73

Ship, The : Channel Packets and Ocean Liners
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Ship, The : Channel Packets and Ocean Liners

By Maber, John M

Her Magesty's Stationery Office, 1980. 1st. very good. From ocean paddlers to the passenger liner, this book traces the development of the passenger steamship. This is the sixth in a series of 10 books on the development of the ship

$15.46

Ship, The: Rafts, Boats and Ships
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Ship, The: Rafts, Boats and Ships

By McGrail, Sean

Her Magesty's Stationery Office, 1981. 1st. very good. Dealing with primitive ships and boats from around the world from prehistoric to modern boats. This is the first in a series of 10 books on the development of the ship

$15.46

Ship, The : The life an death of the Merchant Sailing Ship
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Ship, The : The life an death of the Merchant Sailing Ship

By Greenhill, Basil

Her Magesty's Stationery Office, 1980. 1st. very good. The golden age of sail last little more than 100 years, but it was a major factor in commercial trade around the world. This is the last in a series of 10 books on the development of the ship.

$15.46