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The Young Ship-Builders of Elm Island Elm Island Stories By Elijah Kellogg
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Captain Otway Burns And His Ship Snap Dragon By Jack Robinson, Gysgt., USMC, retired
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(E-Book) Please note: 100% of profits from the sale of this book,or any book written by Jack Robinson, goes directly to: Resurrection Mission--Protecting endangered cemeteries and rediscovering our... More > "forgotten" military Veterans.~~~~~~~~~~~~Captain Otway Burns and his ship Snap Dragon explores the legends, facts, and misguided information of Captain Otway Burns. As a native son of southeastern North Carolina he was a merchant sea Captain, highly successful War of 1812 Privateer, noted businessman, and an inventive ship builder. Later in life Burns was a strong state legislator, but like most of his life, his service to his state and country was controversial. Using fragments of information, along with long forgotten documents, compiled with material gained from located direct descendents, this book attempts to capture a more accurate description of Captain Burns' adventurous life. If you enjoy stories of Tall Ship Naval battles or, intrigued with local legends, this book is for you.< Less
Captain Otway Burns And His Ship Snap Dragon By Jack Robinson, Gysgt., USMC, retired
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(Paper Back) Please note: 100% of profits from the sale of this book,or any book written by Jack Robinson, goes directly to: Resurrection Mission--Protecting endangered cemeteries and rediscovering... More > our "forgotten" military Veterans.~~~~~~~~~~~~Captain Otway Burns and his ship Snap Dragon explores the legends, facts, and misguided information of Captain Otway Burns. As a native son of southeastern North Carolina he was a merchant sea Captain, highly successful War of 1812 Privateer, noted businessman, and an inventive ship builder. Later in life Burns was a strong state legislator, but like most of his life, his service to his state and country was controversial. Using fragments of information, along with long forgotten documents, compiled with material gained from located direct descendents, this book attempts to capture a more accurate description of Captain Burns' adventurous life. If you enjoy stories of Tall Ship Naval battles or, intrigued with local legends, this book is for you.< Less
The Dregnaught By John William Meredith
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A wise old man with a much older friend takes over a captured alien spaceship and they set out on a mission to find new worlds and restore peace on worlds that were victims of the ship's former... More > owners. In the process, they must battle more of the enemy aliens as well as make friends with the previous victims. Some of those victims have long memories and are as much or more dangerous than the original enemies at first contact. The mission requires the friends to recruit highly talented people to help them operate their ship.< Less
"Once In A Blue Moon" By Patrick Mullin
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"Moon Mullin", Al Capone, Diamond Jim Brady, Tom Sukanen are all here in this collection of stories and poems by Patrick Wm. Mullin (recently selected as one of the top poets in North... More > America for 2004 and 2005 by Poetry.com). Also included is an article written by his father, “Moon Mullin”, about the life and times of the famous prairie shipbuilder, Tom Sukanen. In addition, there is an article describing the early life of “Moon” Mullin as a ‘tunnel crawler’ in the notorious gangster days of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, and his personal involvement in the illicit transport of ‘booze’ as a “Rum Runner”.< Less
"Once In A Blue Moon" By Patrick Mullin
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"Moon Mullin", Al Capone, Diamond Jim Brady, Tom Sukanen are all here in this collection of stories and poems by Patrick Wm. Mullin (recently selected as one of the top poets in North... More > America for 2004 and 2005 by Poetry.com). Also included is an article written by his father, “Moon Mullin”, about the life and times of the famous prairie shipbuilder, Tom Sukanen. In addition, there is an article describing the early life of “Moon” Mullin as a ‘tunnel crawler’ in the notorious gangster days of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, and his personal involvement in the illicit transport of ‘booze’ as a “Rum Runner”.< Less
"Once In A Blue Moon" By Patrick Mullin
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"Moon Mullin", Al Capone, Diamond Jim Brady, Tom Sukanen are all here in this collection of stories and poems by Patrick Wm. Mullin (recently selected as one of the top poets in North... More > America for 2004 and 2005 by Poetry.com). Also included is an article written by his father, “Moon Mullin”, about the life and times of the famous prairie shipbuilder, Tom Sukanen. In addition, there is an article describing the early life of “Moon” Mullin as a ‘tunnel crawler’ in the notorious gangster days of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, and his personal involvement in the illicit transport of ‘booze’ as a “Rum Runner”.< Less
The Golden Light By Matthew R Brackley
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The Golden Light Is the story of a Clipper ship in 1853 In the building of her in South Boston In her sailing and in her loss. Such a beautiful ship. The great expectations. She was built for the... More > California gold rush, like so many others. The launching and sailing south towards Cape Horn. She was unusual in the care taken in her construction. Every aspect of her was of quality. Built by Messrs E and HO Briggs, builders of the Winged Arrow and the beautiful Southern Cross. This is my interpretation in verse of her story. I have been strangely drawn to her. Perhaps I have touched her rail..... This edition sized in A4 format,with extra verse. Matthew. B< Less
The Golden Light By Matthew R Brackley
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Is the story of a Clipper ship in 1853 In the building of her in South Boston In her sailing and in her loss. Such a beautiful ship. The great expectations. She was built for the California gold... More > rush, like so many others. The launching and sailing south towards Cape Horn. She was unusual in the care taken in her construction. Every aspect of her was of quality. Built by Messrs E and HO Briggs, builders of the Winged Arrow and the beautiful Southern Cross. This is my interpretation in verse of her story. I have been strangely drawn to her. Perhaps I have touched her rail.....< Less
COMPLETE WRITINGS OF W.D. LAWRENCE By William D. Lawrence
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The complete works of William D. Lawrence: Nova Scotia Ship Builder and Anti-Confederation Politician

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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