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41 Greenlaw, Linda The Hungry Ocean The Captain's Story
Sceptre 1999 0340728965 / 9780340728963 Paperback Very Good 
Paper yellowing. No crease to spine ; Epilogue, appendix, map. Author is a determined sea captain in a male dominated industry, hunting swordfish. First hand account of treachery, dangerous seas and adventure. 250gms weight; 7.72 X 5.04 X 0.79 inches; 272 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
42 Hatcher, Victor Ships and Seafarers of the Mediterranean
Sydney Collins 1972 0001950169 / 9780001950160 First Edition Hard Cover Good Illustrated by Hatcher, Victor 
81/2x111/2". Map of the Mediterranean on endpapers showing trading routes of Phoenicians and Ancient Greeks. Top corner back cover worn. Juvenile non-ficiton. 36p, illustrated. ; 8vo 
Price: 10.50 AUD
43 Haws, Duncan Ships and the Sea : a Chronological Review
London Hart Davis, Macgibbon 1976 0246109181 / 9780246109187 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
240p, index. Illustrated detailed account of the continuous development in shipping from prehistoric times to the present. Explorers, merchants, law of the sea, all aspects of seafaring life. Vertical line on front cover possible ruled line for 6" no ink, just indent. , otherwise excellent condition.2kg weight heavy book, extra postage charged. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 
Price: 25.00 AUD
44 Hays, David & Hays, Daniel MY OLD MAN AND THE SEA A Father and Son Sail around Cape Horn
Sydney Anchor Books 1996 073380005x / 9780733800054 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Father and son sail around Cape Horn in the Sparrow, adventures on the ocean and a deepening relationship. 250 grams. ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
45 Heffernan, Thomas Farel MUTINY ON THE "GLOBE" The Fatal Voyage of Samuel Comstock
London Bloomsbury Publishing PLC 2003 0747561737 / 9780747561736 Paperback Very Good 
Research into the mutiny on the whaling ship The Globe in 1824, based on eye witness accounts. ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 286 pages 
Price: 17.13 AUD
46 Heller, Peter THE WHALE WARRIORS The Battle at the Bottom of the World to Save the Planet's Largest Mammals
Free Press 2007 1416532463 / 9781416532460 Hardcover Very Good in New dust jacket 
New book with remainder mark to base. Author travelled aboard Sea Shepherd Conservation vessel 'Farley' and witnessed illegal Japanese whaling. Index.500gms weight; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 290 pages 
Price: 13.00 AUD
47 Henderson, Richard The Racing-Cruiser
Chicago Reilly & Lee Books 1970 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Henderson, Richard 
2nd printing 1970. 214p, index. Offers a thorough coverage of racing-cruising, for beginners and experienced sailors and crew. Selecting equipping, tuning and racing the cruising sailboat, illustrated. Few light bumps to top corner edges of jacket/book.; 4to 
Price: 35.85 AUD
48 Hill, Peter Stargazing : Memoirs of a Young Lighthouse Keeper
Sydney Random House 2003 1740512472 / 9781740512473 First Edition Hard Cover As New in As New dust jacket 
276p. New book; 8vo 
Price: 14.50 AUD
49 Hiscock, Eric C. Come Aboard
Oxford University Press 1978 0192175734 / 9780192175731 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
Sloped binding; Chronicle of third circumnavigation completed 1976 in Wander lV a jib-headed ketch from New Zealand via South Africa to England. Index unclipped jacket. 500gms weight; Color Photographs; 8.40 X 5.60 X 1 inches; 240 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
50 Hope, Ronald POOR JACK The Perilous History of the Merchant Seaman
London Chatham Publishing 2001 1861761619 / 9781861761613 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Index. Weight 700 grams; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 376 pages 
Price: 31.15 AUD
51 Hough, Richard Alexander A HISTORY OF FIGHTING SHIPS
Octopus Books 1975 0706403037 / 9780706403039 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Index, glossy paper. 900gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages 
Price: 8.88 AUD
52 Howarth, David SOVEREIGN OF THE SEAS The Story of British Sea Power
London Book Club Associates 1974 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Owner's name top edge of half title page, Chipping and wear to jacket edges ; Index, history of exploration and sea battles. 800gms weight; Book Club Edition; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 382 pages 
Price: 8.88 AUD
53 Humphries, Steve The Call of the Sea : Britain's Maritime Past, 1900-1960
London BBC Books 1997 056338722x / 9780563387220 First Edition Hard Cover As New in As New dust jacket 
192p. New book to accompany the BBC series The Call of the Sea. Features biographies of people with links to the sea, historic photos, chapter on women who went to sea.750gms weight; 4to 
Price: 11.50 AUD
54 Hutchings, Carolyn THE STORY OF OUR CANALS
UK Ladybird Books Ltd. 1975 0721404073 / 9780721404073 First Edition Hardcover Fine Illustrated by Roger Hall 
Maps on endpapers showing inland waterways of England and Wales. Illustrated history of canals, transport system. Achievements Book 601; Color Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 52 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
55 Hympendahl, Klaus; Sokolinsky, Martin PIRATES ABOARD! Forty Cases of Piracy Today and What Bluewater Cruisers Can Do about It. Translated by Martin Sokolinsky
New York Sheridan House 2003 1574091654 / 9781574091656 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Interviews with victims of pirate attacks, suggests what preventative measures sailors can take, avoid certain areas where pirates are active. 680gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 324 pages 
Price: 25.38 AUD
56 Jeffreys, Max MURDER, MAYHEM, FIRE, & STORM Australian Shipwrecks
New Holland Publishers, Ltd. 1999 1864364459 / 9781864364453 Paperback Very Good 
Index, dive sites and charts. 600gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 262 pages 
Price: 26.20 AUD
57 Jessop, Keith Goldfinder : the True Story of One Man's Discovery of the Oceans Richest Secrets
London Simon & Schuster 1998 0684821478 / 9780684821474 First Edition Hard Cover As New in As New dust jacket 
420p, b/w plates. The true story of Keith Jessup, a salvage operator who finally recovered $100 million of Russian gold from the bottom of the Arctic Ocean. Ist ed, ist printing new book; 8vo 
Price: 11.50 AUD
58 Johnson, Peter Ocean Racing & Offshore Yachts
London Nautical Publishibng Co 1972 0245510575 / 9780245510571 Second Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
318p index, standard ocean racers. A reference on modern ocean racing, with new text, drawings, photographs latest techniques and requirements for ocean racing anywhere in the world. Bumped corners, tiny chip to jacket, , no rubbing or shelf wear to book base of spine; 4to 
Price: 13.50 AUD
59 Johnston, George Battle of the Seaways
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1941 First Edition Hard Cover Good with no dust jacket 
240p, b/w plates..Foxing to top edge, wear to cover. ; 8vo 
Price: 11.00 AUD
60 Jones, Colin MARINE ELECTRONICS HANDBOOK Choice, Installation and Use
U. K. Waterline 1997 1853108820 / 9781853108822 Hardcover Very Good 
Distributor's stamp on first page; 600gms weight; Waterline; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 142 pages 
Price: 31.15 AUD

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