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#1
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
Erik Larson.
Publisher: Broadway.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780307408877.  Daedalus Item Code: 69136
 
The Edgar Award–winning author of The Devil in the White City, Thunderstruck, and In the Garden of Beasts, Erik Larson here chronicles one of the most striking maritime disasters ... (Read More)
 
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#2
The Shining Sea: David Porter and the Epic Voyage of the U.S.S. Essex during the War of 1812
George C. Daughan.
Publisher: Basic Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780465019625.  Daedalus Item Code: 60510
 
A few months after the outbreak of the War of 1812, Captain David Porter set out in the USS Essex on a 17-month cruise to the South Seas, an odyssey related in swashbuckling detail by the ... (Read More)
 
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#3
The Shipwreck Cannibals: Captain John Deane and the Boon Island Flesh Eating Scandal
Adam Nightingale.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780752487236.  Daedalus Item Code: 60071
 
In August 1710, the British merchant ship Nottingham Galley sailed for New England until a storm shipwrecked the 14 crewmen on Boon Island, a barren stretch of rock off the coast of Maine. Two ... (Read More)
 
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#4
The Conquest of the Ocean: An Illustrated History of Seafaring
Brian Lavery.
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781465408419.  Daedalus Item Code: 61587
 
Spanning 5,000 years of oceanic history, this is an abundantly and colorfully illustrated chronology of sailors and the sea. Here are great sea voyages—often with eyewitness accounts, from voyagers ... (Read More)
 
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#5
The Golden Age of Maritime Maps: When Europe Discovered the World
Catherine Hofmann, Hélène Richard & Emmanuelle Vagnon.
Publisher: Firefly.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781770852389.  Daedalus Item Code: 61112
 
First appearing in 13th-century Italy, portolan charts were parchment atlases prized by sailors as navigational aids, and were used to interest wealthy sponsors in empire-building. Shown here in more ... (Read More)
 
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#6
The Line Upon a Wind: The Great War at Sea, 1793–1815
Noel Mostert.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393066531.  Daedalus Item Code: 61180
 
In February 1793 France declared war on Britain, and for the next 22 years the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars raged. As the author of Supership and Frontiers vividly depicts here, ... (Read More)
 
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#7
Give Me a Fast Ship: The Continental Navy and America's Revolution at Sea
Tim McGrath.
Publisher: NAL Caliber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780451416117.  Daedalus Item Code: 61559
 
America in 1775 was on the verge of revolution—or, more likely, disastrous defeat, after England sent hundreds of ships to bottle up American harbors and prey on commercial shipping. The colonies ... (Read More)
 
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#8
Nelson: The Sword of Albion
John Sugden.
Publisher: Henry Holt.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780805078077.  Daedalus Item Code: 54534
 
In this concluding volume of his epic two-part biography of Britain's most celebrated naval commander, following Nelson: A Dream of Glory, John Sugden separates fact from myth to offer a ... (Read More)
 
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#9
Shipwrecked: Tang Treasures and Monsoon Winds
Regina Krahl, John Guy, J. Keith Wilson & Julian Ruby, eds.
Publisher: Freer Sackler/Smithsonian.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780934686181.  Daedalus Item Code: 43189
 
Twelve centuries ago, a merchant ship—an Arab dhow—foundered on a reef off the coast of Belitung in the Java Sea. On board were lead ingots, bronze mirrors, spice jars, intricately worked vessels of ... (Read More)
 
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#10
Pirate Magnetic Tic-Tac-Toe Set: 12-Piece Set

Publisher: Stephen Joseph.   Format: .
Vendor Part Number: 0794866002406.  Daedalus Item Code: 66018
 
Pick your pieces, matey! Play the sailing ship or the Jolly Roger, but try to win the day on this fearsome pocket tic-tac-toe set. Packed in a portable tin with the game board on top, the set ... (Read More)
 
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