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Indianapolis: The True Story of the Worst Sea Disaster in U.S. Naval History and the Fifty-Year Fight to Exonerate an Innocent Man
Vincent, Lynn

$37.00 $12.99

A human drama unlike any other—the riveting and definitive full story of the worst sea disaster in United States naval history.Just after midnight on July 30, 1945, days after delivering the components of the atomic bomb from California to the Pacific Islands in the most highly classified naval m...


Run the Storm: A Savage Hurricane, a Brave Crew, and the Wreck of the SS El Faro
Foy, George Michelsen

$35.00 $2.99

On October 1, 2015, the SS El Faro, a massive American cargo ship disappeared in Hurricane Joaquin, a category 4 storm. The ship, its hundreds of shipping containers, and its entire crew plummeted to the bottom of the ocean, three miles down. It was the greatest seagoing US merchant marine shippi...


Last Man Off
Lewis, Matt

$19.00 $8.69

There's nothing that armchair adventure lovers relish more than a gripping true story of disaster and heroism, and Last Man Off delivers all that against a breathtaking backdrop of icebergs and killer whales. On June 6, 1998, twenty-three-year-old Matt Lewis had just started his dream job as a sc...


Intrepid Aviators
Fletcher, Gregory G.

$17.00 $7.29

The true story of the World War II Pacific naval battle that pitted the USS Intrepid's naval aviators against Japan's superbattleship Musashi...and made a dramatic difference in the Battle of Leyte Gulf. October 24, 1944: As World War II raged, six young American torpedo bombers were sent o...


Adrift: A True Story of Tragedy on the Icy Atlantic and the One Who Lived to Tell About It
Murphy, Brian

$35.00 $10.09

A story of tragedy at sea where every desperate act meant life or death.The small ship making the Liverpool-to-New York trip in the early months of 1856 carried mail, crates of dry goods, and more than one hundred passengers, mostly Irish emigrants. Suddenly an iceberg tore the ship asunder and f...


Run the Storm: A Savage Hurricane, a Brave Crew, and the Wreck of the SS El Faro
Foy, George Michelsen

$22.53 $7.29

On October 1, 2015, the SS El Faro, a massive American cargo ship disappeared in Hurricane Joaquin, a category 4 storm. The ship, its hundreds of shipping containers, and its entire crew plummeted to the bottom of the ocean, three miles down. It was the greatest seagoing US merchant marine shippi...


Cutty Sark: The Last of the Tea Clippers (150th Anniversary Edition)
Kentley, Eric

$37.11 $12.29

An international icon and one of the fastest clipper ships in history, Cutty Sark is unveiled in all her splendour, having been fully conserved and radically renovated after the devastating fire of 2007.This brand new edition in celebration of her 150th anniversary tells the story of this world-...


Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and Flinders
Taylor, James

$46.39 $15.09

For over 50 years between the 1760s and the early 19th century, the pioneers who sailed from Europe to explore the Pacific brought back glimpses of a new world in the form of oil paintings, watercolors and drawings--a sensational view of a part of the world few would ever see. Today these works r...


Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and Flinders
Taylor, James

$46.39 $12.99

For over 50 years between the 1760s and the early 19th century, the pioneers who sailed from Europe to explore the Pacific brought back glimpses of a new world in the form of oil paintings, watercolors and drawings--a sensational view of a part of the world few would ever see. Today these works r...


Pacific Exploration: Voyages of Discovery from Captain Cook's Endeavour to the Beagle
Rigby, Nigel

$39.76 $10.09

Captain Cook is generally acknowledged as the first great European scientific explorer. Despite his ordinary roots, he rose through the ranks to become a remarkable officer. On May 27, 1768, Cook, then just a Royal Naval lieutenant, took command of HM bark Endeavour. Its voyage of exploration to ...


The Wolf: The Mystery Raider That Terrorized the Seas During World War I
Guilliatt, Richard

$20.00 $8.69

On November 30, 1916, an apparently ordinary freighter left harbor in Kiel, Germany, destined not to touch land again for fifteen months. In this gripping account of an audacious and lethal World War I expedition, Richard Guilliatt and Peter Hohnen detail the 64,000-mile voyage of the Wolf, a Ger...


In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex (Movie Tie-in)
Philbrick, Nathaniel

$22.53 $7.29

In 1820, the whaleship Essex was rammed and sunk by an angry sperm whale, leaving the desperate crew to drift for more than ninety days in three tiny boats. Nathaniel Philbrick uses little-known documents and vivid details about the Nantucket whaling tradition to reveal the chilling facts of this...


The Outpost of the Lost: An Arctic Adventure
Brainard, David L.

$25.17 $7.99

In the summer of 1881, Lt. Adolphus Greely of the Fifth United States Cavalry and a crew of twenty-one men set out on the Proteus to explore the then relatively-unknown Arctic Circle. During their three-year journey, the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition, as it came to be known, was meant to ascertain...


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