Books in category Transportation – Ships & Shipbuilding

  • A Treatise on Maritime Law

    A Treatise on Maritime Law
    Theophilus Parsons

    Reprint available July 2004 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. LCCN 2003052779. ISBN 1-58477-368-5. Cloth. $275. * Reprint of the first edition. Parsons was a member of the Harvard Law School faculty and an authority on maritime law.

  • Scientific and Technical Issues in the Management of Spent Fuel of Decommissioned Nuclear Submarines

    Scientific and Technical Issues in the Management of Spent Fuel of Decommissioned Nuclear Submarines
    Ashot Sarkisov, Alain Tournyol du Clos

    Similar to the three previous publications, which collected the materials of the NATO-Russia ARWs held in Moscow in 1995, 1997 and 2002, this fourth book addresses a very important challenge of the present complex decommissioning of the …

  • Petticoat Whalers

    Petticoat Whalers
    Joan Druett, Ron Druett

    First US Edition — The first comprehensive book on whaling wives at sea written for a general audience.

  • Seamanship Techniques

    Seamanship Techniques
    David House

    Ideal for Merchant Navy Officers from Cadet rank to Master Mariner, the fourth edition of this book is in full colour, and has been updated to include more information on topics as diverse as electronic navigation and AIS technology whilst …

  • Polly

    Polly
    Roger Hutchinson

    Early on a wartime winter's morning in 1941, an 8,000-ton cargo ship loaded with whisky ran aground in the beautiful and treacherous seas of the Outer Hebrides.

  • To Train The Fleet For War The U S Navy Fleet Problems 1923 1940

    To Train The Fleet For War: The U.S. Navy Fleet Problems, 1923-1940
    Albert A. Nofi

    Product Description: To Train the Fleet for War: The U.S. Navy Fleet Problems, 1923–1940, by Professor Albert A. Nofi, examines in detail, making extensive use of the Naval War College archives, each of the U.S. Navy’s twenty-one …

  • Spanish for Cruisers

    Spanish for Cruisers
    Kathy Parsons

    This second edition of the popular Spanish for Cruisers has been greatly expanded so that it now covers ALL the language and vocabulary necessary to cruise the Spanish-speaking countries of the Caribbean, Central and South America and …

  • J Boats

    J/Boats
    Anthony Dalton

    The story of J/Boats' success, as inspiring as it is unlikely, unfolds for the first time in this illustrated history, which tells how Rod and his brother Bob turned one homebuilt boat and a $20,000 investment into the company that …

  • U Boats off Bermuda

    U-Boats off Bermuda
    Eric Wiberg

    The untold story of 142 German and one Italian submarines, which patrolled the waters around BermudaThe Axis powers sank eighty Allied ships, one of them naval, for the loss of two submarines1,224 Allied sailors and passengers were landed …

  • Heritage Microbiology and Science

    Heritage Microbiology and Science
    Eric May, Julian Mitchell

    Heritage Science is currently emerging as a new discipline and this book forms a comprehensive volume that addresses key topical areas of heritage science and discusses the threats to a wide range of heritage materials and monuments by …

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