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1 Portland by the Sea
Agusta, Me Katahdin Publishing Co 1926 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with gold print. Handsome book. Fully indexed. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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2 Albanov, Valerian & Linda Dubosson; Roberts, David & Jon Krakauer & Alison Anderson In the Land of White Death An Epic Story of Survival in the Siberian Arctic
New York Modern Library 2000 0679641009 / 9780679641001 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed "I hope you enjoy this true adventure, Christmas 2000" and signed. The signature could be of author or just someone gifting the book. Jon Krakauer is the writer of the preface and author of Into the Wild and Into Thin Air. Dust has been price clipped otherwise in new condition. In 1912, six months after Robert Falcon Scott and four of his men came to grief in Antarctica, a thirty-two-year-old Russian navigator named Valerian Albanov embarked on an expedition that would prove even more disastrous. In search of new Arctic hunting grounds, Albanov's ship, the Saint Anna, was frozen fast in the pack ice of the treacherous Kara Sea-a misfortune grievously compounded by an incompetent commander, the absence of crucial nautical charts, insufficient fuel, and inadequate provisions that left the crew weak and debilitated by scurvy. For nearly a year and a half, the twenty-five men and one woman aboard the Saint Anna endured terrible hardships and danger as the icebound ship drifted helplessly north. Convinced that the Saint Anna would never free herself from the ice, Albanov and thirteen crewmen left the ship in January 1914, hauling makeshift sledges and kayaks behind them across the frozen sea, hoping to reach the distant coast of Franz Josef Land. With only a shockingly inaccurate map to guide him, Albanov led his men on a 235-mile journey of continuous peril, enduring blizzards, disintegrating ice floes, attacks by polar bears and walrus, starvation, sickness, snowblindness, and mutiny. That any of the team survived is a wonder. That Albanov kept a diary of his ninety-day ordeal-a story that Jon Krakauer calls an "astounding, utterly compelling book," and David Roberts calls "as lean and taut as a good thriller"-is nearly miraculous. First published in Russia in 1917, Albanov's narrative is here translated into English for the first time. Haunting, suspenseful, and told with gripping detail, In the Land of White Death can now rightfully take its place among the classic writings of Nansen, Scott, Cherry-Garrard, and Shackleton. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Victor Book for Boys 1975, Anon
3 Anon The Victor Book for Boys 1975
Great Britain D. C. Thompson 1975 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
glossy cover .We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Contains illustrated stories like " The Pigeon that won the V.C., Build a Battle Gun, The Sea shall not have them, Gorgeous Gus, Killer Kennedy R.N, and many others. Scarce. 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Iron Jaw,  A Skipper Tells His Story, Charles N. Bamforth 1895-1975 (Signed by all authors), Bamforth, Charles A. & Richard A. Bamforth
4 Bamforth, Charles A. & Richard A. Bamforth Iron Jaw, A Skipper Tells His Story, Charles N. Bamforth 1895-1975 (Signed by all authors)
Dorrance Pub Co 2002 0805954171 / 9780805954173 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Signed by both authors. The extraordinary life of Captain Charles N. Bamforth spanned most of the twentieth century, beginning with his childhood at the turn of the century and continuing through his retirement and death during the Cold War era. During his sixty years at sea, Captain Bamforth experienced the Depression, two World Wars, and a number of troublesome labor disputes. Through it all, he also had to navigate loneliness, confusion, and marriage to both his family and the sea. His story is told in meticulous detail and with refreshing honesty. Captain Bamforths handwritten diaries, logs, and personal letters all have been carefully compiled by his sons, Charles and Richard, and reveal as much about the hard-working, unassuming courage of the captain as they do about the turbulent times during which he lived. Rare. ; 1.2 x 8.8 x 6 Inches; 436 pages; p; Signed by All Authors 
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The American Indian as a sea-fighter in Colonial times (Marine Historical Association, Inc., Mystic, Conn) (Marine Historical Association, Inc., Mystic, Conn), Beck, Horace Palmer
5 Beck, Horace Palmer The American Indian as a sea-fighter in Colonial times (Marine Historical Association, Inc., Mystic, Conn) (Marine Historical Association, Inc., Mystic, Conn)
The Marine Historical Assoc 1959 Various Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Tan cover, spine sun faded.; Illustrations; 92 pages 
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6 Belloc, Hilaire Hills and the sea,
Methuen 1925 Fifteenth Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Orange cover with gold lettering. Some staining to pages otherwise clean book. Scarce Methuen printing. ; 271 pages 
Price: 16.17 USD
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The Dream of Troy, Brackman, Arnold C.
7 Brackman, Arnold C. The Dream of Troy
Mason & Lipscomb 1656 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
First edition stated, dust not price clipped. The dream of a small boy came to life later when Heinrich Schliemann discovered the ruins of Troy. This book traces his quest and the controversy around it. Fully indexed. Map endpapers.; 1974-01-01; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 246 pages; The dream of a small boy came to life later when Heinrich Schliemann discovered the ruins of Troy. This book traces his quest and the controversy around it. 
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The Pathfinder, Cooper, James Fenimore
8 Cooper, James Fenimore The Pathfinder
New York HERITAGE PRESS 1970 1st Thus; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Richard M Powers 
Heritage Press edition In slipcase. Looks never read. The Pathfinder, or The Inland Sea is a historical novel by James Fenimore Cooper, first published in 1840. It is the fourth novel Cooper wrote featuring Natty Bumppo, his fictitious frontier hero, and the third chronological episode of the Leatherstocking Tales. The inland sea of the title is Lake Ontario. It is the only book in the Leatherstocking series to show Natty Bumppo in love, and the first of Cooper's books which made important imaginative use of the Great Lakes. The sobriquet "The Pathfinder" was subsequently attached to explorer John C. Frémont. (Wikipedia) The Heritage Press was an imprint of George Macy Companies, Ltd., from 1937 to 1982. The Heritage Press reprinted classic volumes. ; Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 474 pages 
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Sharpe's Trafalgar  Richard Sharpe & the Battle of Trafalgar, October 21, 1805, Cornwell, Bernard
9 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Trafalgar Richard Sharpe & the Battle of Trafalgar, October 21, 1805
London HarperCollins 2001 0060194251 / 9780060194253 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
First UK first printing. Looks new. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time otherwise as new.; Richard Sharpe's Adventure Series #4; 1.2 x 9.3 x 6.1 Inches; 304 pages 
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Florida: the Long Frontier  (Author Signed), Douglas, Marjory Stoneman
10 Douglas, Marjory Stoneman Florida: the Long Frontier (Author Signed)
New York NY Harper & Row 1967 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Index and bibliography. Excellent condition. Not priced clipped. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Ms. Douglas helped save the Everglades with her conservation efforts. She lived past age 97 and died in the early 1990s. She inscribed this book in 1976. Scarce signed work. Also signed by former owners to whom the book was inscribed. Minor chips to dust edge. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Regions of America; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 307 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 79.97 USD
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Sherman's Mississippi Campaign, Foster, Buck T.
11 Foster, Buck T. Sherman's Mississippi Campaign
University Alabama Press 2006 0817315195 / 9780817315191 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Looks new unread. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.With the fall of Vicksburg to Union forces in mid-1863, the Federals began work to extend and consolidate their hold on the lower Mississippi Valley. As a part of this plan, Major General William Tecumseh Sherman set out from Vicksburg on February 3, 1864, with an army of some 25,000 infantry and a battalion of cavalry. They expected to be joined by another Union force moving south from Memphis and supported themselves off the land as they traveled due east across Mississippi. Sherman entered Meridian on February 14 and thoroughly destroyed its railroad facilities, munitions plants, and cotton stores, before returning to Vicksburg. Though not a particularly effective campaign in terms of enemy soldiers captured or killed, it offers a rich opportunity to observe how this large-scale raid presaged Sherman’s Atlanta and Carolina campaigns, revealing the transformation of Sherman’s strategic thinking. ; 1.1 x 9.1 x 6.1 Inches; 232 pages;
The rehearsal for the March to the Sea. 
 
 
With the fall of Vicksburg to Union forces in mid-1863, the Federals began work to extend and consolidate their hold on the lower Mississippi Valley. As a part of this plan, Major General William Tecumseh Sherman set out from Vicksburg on February 3, 1864, with an army of some 25,000 infantry and a battalion of cavalry. They expected to be joined by another Union force moving south from Memphis and supported themselves off the land as they traveled due east across Mississippi.
 
Sherman entered Meridian on February 14 and thoroughly destroyed its railroad facilities, munitions plants, and cotton stores, before returning to Vicksburg. Though not a particularly effective campaign in terms of enemy soldiers captured or killed, it offers a rich opportunity to observe how this large-scale raid presaged Sherman’s Atlanta and Carolina campaigns, revealing the transformation of Sherman’s strategic thinking.
 

 

 
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The Inland Empire of the Pacific Northwest.  A History (Vol 1)  (Author Signed), Fuller, George W.
12 Fuller, George W. The Inland Empire of the Pacific Northwest. A History (Vol 1) (Author Signed)
Seattle, WA H. G. Linderman 1928 First Impression Leather Bound Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Brownish/red 1/2 leather. Scuffs to leather. Gold lettering. Contents clean and tight. Handsome book. Bookplate in this Vol. 1 says "Autographed edition, The Inland Empire by George W. Fuller, limited to Seven hundred sets of which this is No. 82, signed George W. Fuller" . There is a former owners name on endpaper. Contents clean and tight. Green Marbled end papers.Maps, engravings, photos throughout. Contains, among others, The Inland Empire, The Aborigines, Linguistic Groups, Explorers by sea, Explorers by land, Fur traders and more. Rare signed copy. It looks as though the author only signed Vol 1 of each set and not vol 2-4.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 39.97 USD
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Guadalcanal  The Carrier Battles - Carrier Operations in the Solomons, August-October 1942, Hammel, Eric
13 Hammel, Eric Guadalcanal The Carrier Battles - Carrier Operations in the Solomons, August-October 1942
Crown 1987 0517566087 / 9780517566084 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover and is price clipped. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. GUADALCANAL Decision at Sea The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal November 13–15,1942 Eric Hammel Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea is a full-blown examination in vivid detail of the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, November 13-15, 1942, a crucial step toward America’s victory over the Japanese during World War II. The three-day air and naval action incorporated America’s most decisive surface battle of the war and the only naval battle of this century in which Ameri-can battleships directly confronted and mor-tally wounded an enemy battleship. This American victory decided the future course of the naval war in the Pacific, indeed of the entire Pacific War. Hammel
has brilliantly blended the detailed historical records with personal accounts of many of
the officers and enlisted men involved, creating an engrossing nar-rative of the strategy
and struggle as seen by both sides. He has also included major new insights into crucial
details of the battles, including a riveting account of the American forces’ failure to
effectively use their radar advantage.

Originally published in 1988 as the concluding volume in Eric Hammel’s series of three
independent books focusing on the Guadalcanal campaign and exploring all the elements that made it a turning point of the war in the Pacific, Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea lives up to the high standards and expectations that have marked this author’s many historical
books and articles. Praise for Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea and Eric Hammel “Hammel’s description of surface tactics, naval gunnery, and what happens when the
order to abandon ship is given is vivid and memorable.” —Publishers Weekly

“[Hammel’s] detailed and fast-paced chronicle includes a number of incidents and
anecdotes not found in the more prosaic official histories.” —Sea Power “Meticulously well-researched and scholarly, but still readable. Author Hammel presents
an interesting account of the three-phase battle with frequently gripping ship-by-ship, plane-by-plane, blow-by-blow narratives laden with many human-interest vignettes from
both sides.” —The Hook “[Hammel] mixes action with his history, the result being a highly readable story difficult
to put down.” —Riverside Press-Enterprise

“Hammel’s painstaking reconstruction affords not only a wealth of strategic and tactical
detail but also a full measure of critical judgements. . . . a kaleidoscopic but invariably
intelligible accounts of key actions . . .” —Kirkus Reviews “Hammel does not write dry history. His battle sequences are masterfully portrayed ----Library Journal ; 1.3 x 6.3 x 1.8 Inches; 505 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 47.97 USD
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Guadalcanal Decision at Sea The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal November 13–15,1942, Hammel, Eric
14 Hammel, Eric Guadalcanal Decision at Sea The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal November 13–15,1942
Crown 1988 0517569523 / 9780517569528 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Bookplate signed by author. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. GUADALCANAL Decision at Sea The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal November 13–15,1942 Eric Hammel Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea is a full-blown examination in vivid detail of the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, November 13-15, 1942, a crucial step toward America’s victory over the Japanese during World War II. The three-day air and naval action incorporated America’s most decisive surface battle of the war and the only naval battle of this century in which Ameri-can battleships directly confronted and mor-tally wounded an enemy battleship. This American victory decided the future course of the naval war in the Pacific, indeed of the entire Pacific War. Hammel
has brilliantly blended the detailed historical records with personal accounts of many of
the officers and enlisted men involved, creating an engrossing nar-rative of the strategy and struggle as seen by both sides. He has also included major new insights into crucial details of the battles, including a riveting account of the American forces’ failure to effectively use their radar advantage. Originally published in 1988 as the concluding volume in Eric Hammel’s series of three
independent books focusing on the Guadalcanal campaign and exploring all the elements
that made it a turning point of the war in the Pacific, Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea lives up to the high standards and expectations that have marked this author’s many historical books and articles. Praise for Guadalcanal: Decision at Sea and Eric Hammel “Hammel’s description of surface tactics, naval gunnery, and what happens when the
order to abandon ship is given is vivid and memorable.” —Publishers Weekly

“[Hammel’s] detailed and fast-paced chronicle includes a number of incidents and
anecdotes not found in the more prosaic official histories.” —Sea Power

“Meticulously well-researched and scholarly, but still readable. Author Hammel presents
an interesting account of the three-phase battle with frequently gripping ship-by-ship, plane-by-plane, blow-by-blow narratives laden with many human-interest vignettes from
both sides.” —The Hook “[Hammel] mixes action with his history, the result being a highly readable story difficult to put down.” —Riverside Press-Enterprise “Hammel’s painstaking reconstruction affords not only a wealth of strategic and tactical
detail but also a full measure of critical judgements. . . . a kaleidoscopic but invariably
intelligible accounts of key actions . . .” —Kirkus Reviews“Hammel does not write dry history. His battle sequences are masterfully portrayed ----Library Journal ; 1.6 x 6.5 x 6.3 Inches; 480 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 79.97 USD
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Bill Fish Three Underwater (Artist Signed Print), Harvey, Guy
15 Harvey, Guy Bill Fish Three Underwater (Artist Signed Print)
Guyharveyart.com 2006 First Edition; First Impression Non-Book As New with no dust jacket Illustrated by Guy Harvey Signed by Illustrator
11'' x 14'' matte with 8x10 print suitable for framing. Signed by Guy Harvey himself. Guy Harvey is a unique blend of artist, scientist, diver, angler, conservationist and explorer, fiercely devoted to his family and his love of the sea. Growing up in Jamaica, Guy spent many hours fishing and diving with his father along the Island's south coast. He was obsessed with the creatures of the sea and began drawing pictures of the many different fish he observed. See scan. Print and Matte now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Prints; Color Print; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 59.97 USD
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Bull Dolphin (Artist Signed Print), Harvey, Guy
16 Harvey, Guy Bull Dolphin (Artist Signed Print)
Guyharveyart.com 2006 First Edition; First Impression Non-Book As New with no dust jacket Illustrated by Guy Harvey Signed by Illustrator
11'' x 14'' matte with 8x10 print suitable for framing. Signed by Guy Harvey himself. Guy Harvey is a unique blend of artist, scientist, diver, angler, conservationist and explorer, fiercely devoted to his family and his love of the sea. Growing up in Jamaica, Guy spent many hours fishing and diving with his father along the Island's south coast. He was obsessed with the creatures of the sea and began drawing pictures of the many different fish he observed. See scan. Print and Matte now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Prints; Color Print; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Illustrator 
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Red Fish & Trout Print  (Artist Signed Print), Harvey, Guy
17 Harvey, Guy Red Fish & Trout Print (Artist Signed Print)
Guyharveyart.com 2006 First Edition; First Impression Non-Book As New with no dust jacket Illustrated by Guy Harvey Signed by Illustrator
11'' x 14'' matte with 8x10 print suitable for framing. Signed by Guy Harvey himself. Guy Harvey is a unique blend of artist, scientist, diver, angler, conservationist and explorer, fiercely devoted to his family and his love of the sea. Growing up in Jamaica, Guy spent many hours fishing and diving with his father along the Island's south coast. He was obsessed with the creatures of the sea and began drawing pictures of the many different fish he observed. See scan. Print and Matte now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Prints; Color Print; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Illustrator 
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Sail Fish (Three Swimming) (Artist Signed Print), Harvey, Guy
18 Harvey, Guy Sail Fish (Three Swimming) (Artist Signed Print)
Guyharveyart.com 2006 First Edition; First Impression Non-Book As New with no dust jacket Illustrated by Guy Harvey Signed by Illustrator
11'' x 14'' matte with 8x10 print suitable for framing. Signed by Guy Harvey himself. Guy Harvey is a unique blend of artist, scientist, diver, angler, conservationist and explorer, fiercely devoted to his family and his love of the sea. Growing up in Jamaica, Guy spent many hours fishing and diving with his father along the Island's south coast. He was obsessed with the creatures of the sea and began drawing pictures of the many different fish he observed. See scan. Print and Matte now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Prints; Color Print; Oblong 4to 11" - 13; 1 pages; Signed by Illustrator 
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Sail Fish (Two jumping after flying fish school) (Artist Signed Print), Harvey, Guy
19 Harvey, Guy Sail Fish (Two jumping after flying fish school) (Artist Signed Print)
Guyharveyart.com 2006 First Edition; First Impression Non-Book As New with no dust jacket Illustrated by Guy Harvey Signed by Illustrator
11'' x 14'' matte with 8x10 print suitable for framing. Signed by Guy Harvey himself. Guy Harvey is a unique blend of artist, scientist, diver, angler, conservationist and explorer, fiercely devoted to his family and his love of the sea. Growing up in Jamaica, Guy spent many hours fishing and diving with his father along the Island's south coast. He was obsessed with the creatures of the sea and began drawing pictures of the many different fish he observed. See scan. Print and Matte now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Prints; Color Print; Oblong 4to 11" - 13; 1 pages; Signed by Illustrator 
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Hitler on the Doorstep  Operation 'Sea Lion' : The German Plan to Invade Britain, 1940, Kieser, Egbert; Bogler, Helmut
20 Kieser, Egbert; Bogler, Helmut Hitler on the Doorstep Operation 'Sea Lion' : The German Plan to Invade Britain, 1940
Anapolis, Md US Naval Institute Press 1997 1557503907 / 9781557503909 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Looks new. A definitive account of the plan of Hitler to invade Britain in 1940. Translated to english by Helmut Bogler. ; Photographs, Illustrations; 1.16 x 9.54 x 6.45 Inches; 287 pages 
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