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Ships & boats: general interest books

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Recently Published

Diving for Treasure by Vic Verlinden, Stefan Panis Diving for Treasure
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A dangerous quest for gold and treasures of art in shipwrecks.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Titanic A Journey Through Time by Charles A. Haas, Jack Eaton Titanic A Journey Through Time
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Fully updated with recent developments in Titanic's on-going story, this superlative book is the result of many years of painstaking historical research on three continents and is an essential reference work for all those who have found the continuing saga...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

Swansea Docks in the 1960s by Mark Lee Inman Swansea Docks in the 1960s

A nostalgic look back at Swansea's docks in the 1960s.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2017

Ships The History and Specifications of 300 World-Famous Ships by Chris Bishop Ships The History and Specifications of 300 World-Famous Ships


Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Rock the Boat Boats, Cabins and Homes on the Water by Gestalten Rock the Boat Boats, Cabins and Homes on the Water


Format: Hardback - Released: 25/09/2017

The World Encyclopedia of Destroyers, Frigates & Submarines Features 1300 Wartime and Modern Identification Photographs: a History of Destroyers, Frigates and Underwater Vessels from Around the World, by Bernard Ireland, John Parker The World Encyclopedia of Destroyers, Frigates & Submarines Features 1300 Wartime and Modern Identification Photographs: a History of Destroyers, Frigates and Underwater Vessels from Around the World,
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Charts more than a century of destroyer, frigate and submarine development, starting with the earliest vessels, through two World Wars and the Cold War, all the way to the incredible machines of the 21st century.
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/09/2017

The Aberdeen Line George Thompson Jnr's Incomparable Shipping Enterprise by Peter King The Aberdeen Line George Thompson Jnr's Incomparable Shipping Enterprise

Founded in 1825 by the 21-year-old George Thompson Jnr, the Aberdeen Line developed over 100 years into one of the best-respected shipping lines in Britain. Here Peter King seeks to bring this once prominent shipping line's history to light once...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

The Unseen Olympic The Ship in Rare Illustrations by Patrick Mylon The Unseen Olympic The Ship in Rare Illustrations

Packed with stunning postcards and photographs from author Patrick Mylon's unrivalled collection, this sumptuous book is the definitive `unseen' history of this grand ocean liner.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Coming Soon

Battleships Yamato and Musashi by Janusz Skulski Battleships Yamato and Musashi

Equipped with the largest guns and heaviest armour and with the greatest displacement of any ship ever built, the Yamato proved to be a formidable opponent to the US Pacific Fleet in the Second World War. The book contains a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/12/2017

The Athenian Trireme by Doug McElvogue The Athenian Trireme

A new strand in the Anatomy Series including the archaeology of the ships. With over 100 perspective and 3-view drawings, and detailed descriptions. Features a large-scale plan of the ship on the reverse of jacket. A title in a popular...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2017

Queen Victoria: A Photographic Journey (new edition) by Chris Frame, Rachelle Cross Queen Victoria: A Photographic Journey (new edition)
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A fully remastered photographic journey around a perennially popular luxury liner
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Scotland's Fishing Boats Old and New by James A. Pottinger Scotland's Fishing Boats Old and New

A vivid new selection of fishing boats around Scotland and the Isles
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

Other books in this genre

TO SAIL NO MORE IN COLOUR by TO SAIL NO MORE IN COLOUR


Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

The Fotoflite Files Volume 1: Royal Navy Warships by The Fotoflite Files Volume 1: Royal Navy Warships


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

Queen of the Lakes by Mark L. Thompson Queen of the Lakes

Perfect for coffee tables, lakefront cabins, and boat lovers' bookshelves, Queen of the Lakes tells the story of each of the ships that has been honoured with the title Queen of the Great Lakes .
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

Fiberglass Boat Restoration The Project Planning Guide by Wayne Canning Fiberglass Boat Restoration The Project Planning Guide

There are tens of thousands of older fiberglass boats available, sitting in backyards ready to fix and get out on the water-at a fraction of the cost of buying a new oneThere is no book available to guide a novice...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

QE2: A 50th Anniversary Celebration by Chris Frame, Rachelle Cross QE2: A 50th Anniversary Celebration
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With stories from captains, crew and passengers, and an unparalleled collection of photographs, Chris Frame and Rachelle Cross bring the majestic QE2 to life in this commemorative tribute.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

QE2: A 50th Anniversary Celebration (slipcase) by Chris Frame, Rachelle Cross QE2: A 50th Anniversary Celebration (slipcase)
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With stories from captains, crew and passengers, and an unparalleled collection of photographs, Chris Frame and Rachelle Cross bring the majestic QE2 to life in this commemorative tribute.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

QM2: A Photographic Journey by Chris Frame, Rachelle Cross QM2: A Photographic Journey
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QM2: A Photographic Journey allows the reader to experience this unique vessel from the comfort of their own home, with numerous photographs of each of QM2's public rooms as well as stunning exterior shots and behind the scenes access. This...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

The First Atlantic Liner Brunel's Great Western Steamship by Helen Doe, Colin (Chairman, SS Great Britain Trust) Green The First Atlantic Liner Brunel's Great Western Steamship
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The first ever history of Isambard Kingdom Brunel's forgotten first ship, the SS Great Western, the fastest and largest Atlantic Steamship of its day.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/07/2017

The Ships That Came to the Pool of London From the Roman Galley to HMS Belfast by Nick Robins The Ships That Came to the Pool of London From the Roman Galley to HMS Belfast

Nick Robins explores the ships that came to the Pool of London throughout history.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/07/2017

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