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Image for Discovery of the Titanic, The: Exploring the Greatest of All Lost Ships

Discovery of the Titanic, The: Exploring the Greatest of All Lost Ships

By: Ballard, Dr. Robert; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA46

ISBN: 0340505206

Condition: Good


Softcover, first paperback edition, 770g, 238pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Lost Ships of Guadalcanal, The: Exploring the Ghost Fleet of the South Pacific

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $24.00

Publisher: St Leonards, Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1993

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA26

ISBN: 186373533X

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue cloth boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 1265g, 227pgs, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket shows a few small nicks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Return to Midway: The Quest to Find the Yorktown and the Other Lost Ships From the Pivotal Battle of the Pacific War

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, USA, The National Geographic Society: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA13

ISBN: 0792275004

Condition: Good


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1155gms, 191 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in goodcondition with minor general wear and tear and very mild page spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Lost Wreck of the Isis, The: From Beneath the Sea An Ancient Roman Ship Returns to Life

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kent, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA44

ISBN: 0340531789

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 534g, 63pgs, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is some moderate water damage to pages. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Morgan, Michael Hamilton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., USA, National Geographic Society: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA1000

ISBN: 0792263669

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1460gms, 255pgs, brown endpapers. Join renowned undersea explorer Robert Ballard as he revisits the pivtoal Pacific naval battles of World War II in this lavishly illustrated volume that combines meticulous history with state-of-the-art oceanography. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear and scuffing to corners and edges. There is a small pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper, otherwise no other... View more info

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Who Sailed On Titanic? The Definitive Passenger Lists

By: Beavis, Debbie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Surrey, England, Ian Allan Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA50

ISBN: 071102880X

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 668gms, 302pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear and a few small nicks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wrecks & Reputations: The Loss of the Schomberg and Loch Ard

By: Charlwood, Don

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000531

ISBN: 0207135479

Condition: Good


Softcover with illustrated stiffened wraps, first edition, 310gms, 190 pages. The Schomberg and the Loch Ard were the pride of their lines; magnificent colonial clippers making their hazardous way between England and Australia packed with immigrants. But danger and destruction loomed on the jagged cliffs of Bass Strait. This is their story. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor age-related page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wreck of the Whaleship Essex, The

By: Chase, Owen

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, England, Headline Book Publishing: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRASEA25

ISBN: 0747263639

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 184g, 208pgs. A first-hand account of one of history's most extraordinary maritime disasters. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Dead Men's Silver: The Story of Australia's Greatest Shipwreck Hunter

By: Edwards, Hugh

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS23

ISBN: 0732294509

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 602g, 408pgs. Brought up on tales of pirates and great treasure hunters, Hugh Edwards never expected to handle 'pieces of eight' himself. But on exciting day off the West Australian coast that is exactly what happened, when he and his team located treasure lost from the Dutch East Indiaman shipwreck the 'Vergulde Draeck'. This is the story of a lifetime of adventure - of dangerous seas, thrilling underwater locations, of pirate diplomacy and empire building, and of modern derring-do. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolourati... View more info

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Custom of the Sea, The

By: Hanson, Neil

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Transworld Publishers: 1999

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISEUR48

ISBN: 0385601158

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, edition not stated, 225gms, 479 pages. This is the true story of the voyage and the subsequent court case which outlawed for ever a practice followed since men first put to the ocean in boats: the custom of the sea. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration, mild creasing to cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wrecks on the New South Wales Coast

By: Loney, Jack

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Yarram, VIC, Australia, Oceans Enterprises: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA41

ISBN: 0646110810

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 292gms, 166pgs. This book, the result ofg many years of intensive research, records more than 1500 wrecks from the early eighteenth century to recent years and is illustrated by a remarkable collection of photographs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. The cover shows some curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wrecks Along the Great Ocean Road

By: Loney, Jack

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, 1983

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA10

ISBN: 959985387

Condition: Good


Paperback, Eighth Edition, 200gms, 138 pages. The standard of navigation on most sailing ships was usually very poor and many ships approaching Melbourne from the west were often more than 50 miles away from their calculated position. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to pages, some smudging to some of the writing, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 bo... View more info

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Wreckers, Smugglers and Pirates in South Eastern Australian Waters

By: Loney, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Portarlington, VIC, Australia, Marine History: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA48

ISBN: 0909191395

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 224gms, 106pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Fatal Storm: The 54th Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

By: Mundle, Rob

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPOSAI76

ISBN: 0732269237

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 402gms, 327pgs. This is the story of the 1998 Sydney to Hobart Yacht race where six sailors tragically lost their lives and countless others received injuries whilst numerous yachts sank or were badly damaged. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Fatal Storm: The 54th Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

By: Mundle, Rob

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPOSAI31

ISBN: 0732264359

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 604gms, 319pgs. This is the story of the 1998 Sydney to Hobart Yacht race where six sailors tragically lost their lives and countless others received injuries whilst numerous yachts sank or were badly damaged. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Tall Ships: The Golden Age of Sail

By: Noble, Captain John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ringwood, Vic, Viking O'Neil: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRASEA27

ISBN: 0670901067

Condition: Good


Soft cover, reprint, 636g, 118pgs. Presents a rare collection of maritime photographs which captures the glorious and romantic days when sailors relied on wind and currents. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Mahogany Ship, The: Relic or Legend?

By: Potter, Bill (ed)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Warrnambool, VIC, Australia, Mahogany Ship Committee: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA2

ISBN: 0949759090

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover, first edition, 394gms, 130 pages. This book presents perhaps the most detailed comparative analysis yet undertaken of the mystery of the Mahogany Ship. Did Portugese navigators discover the east coast of Australia 250 years before Cook? Book is in very good condition with very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other markings. View more info

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Ships of Opotiki

By: Warren, J. H.

Price: $30.00

Edition: Edition Not Known

Seller ID: TRASEA54

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, edition not known, no publishing information, 152gms, 64 pages. Contents includes: wharf rats; ship builders of Opotiki; locally built craft; local traders and boat owners; Opotiki Shipping; steam ships; trading vessels; Maori ships; shipwrecks; captains; and much more. Book is in good condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info