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Shipping Wonders of the World - Training in Sail Today - Part 14 (Fourteen)

By: Dean, F.E.; Howard, Sidney; Hardy, A.C.; Bowen, Frank C.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1046

Condition: Good


Pages 421-452. Many nice black and white photos. Features: Continuation of article on Shackleton's 1914-1916 expedition; Marine Engines and Their Story - Part 3 - the oscillating paddle engines of the last century and the introduction of the surface condenser; A Gallery of Native Craft - article with amazing photos; The Belships - specially designed for taking on board extra heavy/bulky cargo; Training in Sail Today; Ship Surgery - The Suevic was salvaged and fitted with a new bow. Moderate wear. Three-hole punched. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Shipping Wonders of the World - Romance of the Seven Seas in Story and Picture - Part 17 (Seveteen)

By: Hardy, A.C.; Howard, Sidney; Bowen, Frank C.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1049

Condition: Good


Pages 517-548 Many great black and white photos. Features: Salvage of the "Araby" (continued); The Great Lakes - Colossal engineering feats involving a system of deep water canals have made an outlet to the sea for shipping; Sea Shanties - modern machinery often obviates the necessity of singing shanties even in sailing ships - with great photos of seamen at work; Coastal Motor-Boats - they rendered conspicuous service during the historic raid on Zeebrugge; The Voyages of Captain Cook; Novelties in Ship Design - revolutionary ideas in naval architecture; The "Chelyuskin" Resc... View more info

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Shipping Wonders of the World - New York, Key to a Continent - Part 18 (Eighteen)

By: Howard, Sidney; Bowen, Frank C.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1050

Condition: Good


Pages 549-580 Many great black and white photos. Features: Continuation of "Chelyuskin" Rescue article; Refrigerated Ships; Great Ports of the World - New York - fantastic photos including centrefold; The Work of Trinity House - maintenance of navigation marks and lights around the British Coast-lines and the provision of an efficient pilotage service; Raising a German Submarine Minelayer - UC 44. Moderate wear. Three-hole punched. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Shipping Wonders of the World - Romance of the Seven Seas in Story and Picture - Part 13 (Thirteen)

By: Howard, Sidney; Bowen, Frank C.; Cable Boyd; Bywater, Hector C.; Gould, Lieut.-Com.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1045

Condition: Good


Pages 389-420. Many nice black and white photos. Features: Continuation of Salvage of the Laurentic article; Adventures of the Dream Ship - The Ogre; Rotor Ships - they did not remain long on the high seas; House Flags and Funnels - the many-coloured devices and coats of arms which merchant vessels have borne throughout the history of maritime trade; In the Sailing Ship's Forecastle; With the Fleet at Sea - first-hand account of a trip on a battleship on peace-time manoeuvres in the English Channel and North Sea; South with Shackleton - his 1914-1916 expediton; Moderate wear. Unmarked. Thr... View more info

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Shipping Wonders of the World - Navies of the British Dominions - Part 38 (Thirty-Eight)

By: Howard, Sidney; Bywater, Hector C.; Bex, F.A.; Bowen, Frank C.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1051

Condition: Good


Pages 1189-1220. Many great black and white photos. Features: Continuation of article in last issue; The River Congo - Central Africa's Highway; The Navies Belonging to the British Commonwealth; Navigational Charts; Clipper Ship the "Marco Polo" - one of the fastest vessels of her time; Norway to New Zealand in a Cutter - Erling Tambs and "Teddy". Moderate wear. Unmarked. Three-hole punched. A sound copy. View more info

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Shipping Wonders of the World (Magazine) - Britain's Coastal Trade - Part 42 (Forty-Two)

By: Lavis, B.; Howard, Sidney; Bowen, Frank C.; Bywater, Hector C.; Sinkinson, A.P.Le M.; Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E. Keble

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1055

Condition: Good


Pages 1317-1348. Many great black and white photos. Features: Extracts from the Log of the late Captain J.W. Holmes (continued); Britain's Coastal Trade; From Aegean to Black Sea - the series of straits dividing Europe from Asia Minor; The Glory is Departed - Beneath the dirty paint of many hulks to be seen in various parts of the world are concealed the beautiful lines of proud sailing ships that were once undisputed mistresses of the Seven Seas; Undersea Weapons - torpedoes, mines and depth charges; The "Rex" and the "Conte Di Savoia" - transatlantic records have been broke... View more info

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Shipping Wonders of the World - Harvest of the Deep - Part 40 (Forty)

By: Wood, Walter; Bowen, Frank C.; Howard, Sidney; Chatterton, Lieut.-Com. E. Keble

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1053

Condition: Good


Pages 1253-1284. Many great black and white photos. Features: The Battle of the Nile (continued); Harvest of the Deep - a description of the modern methods of deep-sea fising - trawling, drifting, seining, and lining - super photos with this article; The Shipbreaking Industry - helped greatly by oxy-acetylene burners; The River Plate; The Plucky "Penhurst - one of the most famous of the Q-ships"; Moderate wear. Unmarked. Three-hole punched. A sound copy. View more info