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Salvage / Shipwrecks From G. L. GREEN LTD



By Waldron T. J/ Gleeson J

1952. Reprint 1951. 10 Illus. 191 Pages. 13 x 23cms. Good in frayed and torn d/w. Story of Wartime underwater operatiors. Italian Operators in Mediterranean, X Craft, D Day, Far East Operations..


Great Sea Disasters

By Wilson N

1998. 0752527436 Unsigned 30 x 24cms. good in D/W. Major losses causes and the lessons. 30 colour and 40 black & white illus. Index. 96 art pages. .


Disasters At Sea Pub. Patrick Stephens

By Watson Milton

1987. 0850598184 216 Pages. 20 x 23cms. V/G in D/W Updated and expanded by William H. Miller. Chronicling the events surrounding the loss of every passenger liner since 1900. Index to Vessels. Over 100 b/w illus. .


The Salvagers

By Benham H

1980. 095094423 Unsigned 212 Pages. 15 x 25cms. V/G in D/W. Record exploits of the salvagers amoung the deadly sandbanks of the Essex and Suffolk coast, when in the days before lifeboats, they both rescued crews and took cargo where possible. Techniques, craft employed. Chronological list of wrecks 1671 to 1910with associated events. Index of Ships & persons, Subjects & Places. .


Few Survived

By Gray E

1986. 43618740X 31 Illus. 260 Pages. 15 x 20cms. V/G in D/W. Comprehensive survey of Submarine accidents & disasters. 6 append. Index. .


Corsairs Of France

By Norman C.b

New York . Spine Little Weak, Covers Worn. 1929. Unsigned 314 Pages. 15 x 23cms. Foxing. Privateers who sailed from ports of Northern France to prey upon English shipping in 17th, 18th & early 19th centuries, including Jean Bart of Dunkirk, Trouin & Surcouf of St. Malo, Thurot of Boulogne. Historical background & Conclusions - reasons whyBritish Navy should be strengthened. .



By Hoffer W

1980. US Ed.. 0671400401 38 Illus. 249 Pages. 15 x 23cms. Good in D/W 25.7.1956 Andrea Doria was hit broadside by reinforced hull of the liner Stockholm. Some survivors accounts. Index. Endpaper plans. .


Discovery Of The Bismarck 1990 Ed

By Ballard R

1987. 0340529768 231 Pages. 20 x 23cms. V/G in D/W.Story of the Great Sea Battle and words of the men who fought. With Author's Account of the rediscovery. Over 400 illus, maps, diags, charts many in col. Index. .


When Ships Go Down

By Masters D

1945. 6th IMP. 17 Illus. 356 Pages. 13 x 23cms. covers faded, Spine weak. More wonders of salvage. Diving Salvage & Wreck raising, methods used. Index. .


Fire At Sea

By Gallagher T.

1959. 16 Illus. 280 Pages. 20 x 13cms. In crinkled d/wi. Story of luxury liner, the Morro Castle, in Sept. 1934. Passenger list.