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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
(Hardcover)

74% off list price of $28.00

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...


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
(Hardcover)

65% off list price of $28.00

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...


The Admirals
Borneman, Walter R.
(Paperback)

63% off list price of $18.00

How history's only five-star admirals triumphed in World War II and made the United States the world's dominant sea power. Only four men in American history have been promoted to the five-star rank of Admiral of the Fleet: William Leahy, Ernest King, Chester Nimitz, and William Halsey. These fou...


The Admirals
Borneman, Walter R.
(Paperback)

75% off list price of $18.00

How history's only five-star admirals triumphed in World War II and made the United States the world's dominant sea power. Only four men in American history have been promoted to the five-star rank of Admiral of the Fleet: William Leahy, Ernest King, Chester Nimitz, and William Halsey. These fou...


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

71% off list price of $27.00

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
(Hardcover)

91% off list price of $26.00

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...


Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition
Philbrick, Nathaniel
(Paperback)

67% off list price of $17.00

From the author of "In the Heart of the Sea" comes meticulous history of the U.S. Exploring Expedition (1838-1842), an adventure laced with spellbinding human drama as it circles the globe from the palm-fringed beaches of the South Pacific to the treacherous waters off Antarctica and to the stunn...


Last Man Off
Lewis, Matt
(Paperback)

61% off list price of $17.00

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...


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

77% off list price of $17.00

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...


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

67% off list price of $17.00

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...


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

67% off list price of $17.00

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...


Intrepid Aviators
Fletcher, Gregory G.
(Paperback)

65% off list price of $16.00

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...


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

67% off list price of $28.00

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-...


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

68% off list price of $18.99

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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