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Great American Ships

By: Delgado, James P. ; Clifford, J. Candace; Kennedy (Foreword), Sen. Edward M.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons:

Our Product Number: 606831


No spine crease.. 311 pages. Great American Places. Our maritime heritage is perhaps best represented by ships—ships that brought our ancestors to the New World, that fought in battles to protect our shores, that moved people and goods from one coast to another and along the continent’s great waterways, and that opened up commerce in foreign lands. Yet, for all their great importance, ships are among the most fragile of historic resources. They are especially subject... View more info

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The Treasures of the Steamboat Arabia

By: Hawley, David

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Kansas City, MO, Arabia Steamboat Museum:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 608123


Oversize. 60 pages. Signed by Author View more info

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The 100 Best Great Lakes Shipwrecks: Volume I - Lake Ontario, Lake Erie, Lake Huron

By: Kohl, Cris

Price: $10.95

Publisher: West Chicago, IL, Seawolf Communications, Inc.:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 606278


Full number line 5 4 3 2 1. . 284 pages. Signed by Author View more info

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Guide to Australian Heritage Railways & Museums

By: McKillop (compiler), Robert F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Redfern, NSW, Australia, Australian Railway Historical Society:

Our Product Number: 606952


143 pages View more info

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The Cloud-climbing Railroad: Highest Point on the Southern Pacific

By: Neal, Dorothy Jensen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Texas Western Press:

Our Product Number: 608509


135 pages View more info

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America's Railroad: The Official Guidebook of the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

By: Royem, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad:

Our Product Number: 608508


188 pages View more info

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Piloting and Dead Reckoning

By: Shufeldt, H. H.; Dunlap, G. D.

Price: $4.74

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press:

Our Product Number: 605595


No spine crease. Clean, unmarked pages. 143 pages. Novice and seasoned sailors alike will find information here on all important elements of piloting and dead reckoning. It also includes material on radar navigation and collision avoidance as well as numerous helpful illustrations and diagrams. View more info

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The Franco-Texan Land Company

By: Taylor, Virginia H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, Austin, University of Texas Press:

Our Product Number: 606795


Fold-out map. 331 pages. M.K. Brown range life series. The Franco-Texan Land Company was formed, ostensibly, by the French bondholders of the Memphis, El Paso, and Pacific Railroad in an attempt to salvage their investments through sale of lands in the railroad's Texas land grant. Most of the land company's wealth, however, went into the pockets of unscrupulous local managers and directors, and another railroad eventually built a road across Texas along the Memphis, El P... View more info

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Building the Bridge to P.E.I

By: Thurston, Harry

Price: $5.53

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Nimbus Pub:

Our Product Number: 605445


47 pages. The popular story of the construction of the fixed link from the mainland to PEI. It includes the details of the design challenges, and construction solutions for this monumental achievement. View more info

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Bright Lights, Dark Nights: Great Lakes Lighthouses

By: Wright, Larry; Wright, Patricia

Price: $7.37

Publisher: Ontario, CAN, The Boston Mills Press:

Our Product Number: 606933


96 pages View more info