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ALASKA SHIPWRECKS 1750-2015 By Captain Warren Good & Michael Burwell
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ALASKA SHIPWRECKS 1750-2015 is an encyclopedic accounting of all shipwrecks and losses of life in the Alaska Marine environment. Compiled and written by Captain Warren Good with research assistance... More > and consultation provided by maritime historian Michael Burwell this book is filled with a wealth of information for those interested in Alaska maritime history and the multitude of associated tragedies. Included are details of all known wrecks including vessel information, crew member and passenger names, locations, first hand descriptions of events and sources of all information. In addition, comprehensive comments by Captain Warren Good further explain available information on particular vessels.< Less
Alaska Shipwrecks 1750-2015 By Captain Warren Good & Michael Burwell
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ALASKA SHIPWRECKS 1750-2015 is an encyclopedic accounting of all shipwrecks and losses of life in the Alaska Marine environment. Compiled and written by Captain Warren Good with research assistance... More > and consultation provided by maritime historian Michael Burwell this book is filled with a wealth of information for those interested in Alaska maritime history and the multitude of associated tragedies. Included are details of all known wrecks including vessel information, crew member and passenger names, locations, first hand descriptions of events and sources of all information. In addition, comprehensive comments by Captain Warren Good further explain available information on particular vessels.< Less
Shipwrecks of the Thousand Islands 2016 edition By Dennis McCarthy
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“Shipwrecks of the Thousand Islands” is intended to provide information of interest to both curious readers and serious scuba divers about shipwrecks from Cape Vincent to Brockville,... More > Ont./ Ogdensburg, NY. This is not a treasure hunter's book or shipwreck hunter's guide. All the shipwrecks listed have been found and dove on by scuba divers. Each wreck site is provided with GPS coordinates and brief information about its depth and bottom conditions. Each shipwreck listing has sections titled “Site” and History”. The “Site” information section is what the wreck looks like and its current condition. The “History” information will provide a brief background on the vessel or interesting information on the wreck. The intent is to provide readers with basic information on which they could build their knowledge by doing further research on the individual wrecks. Along with the information on the “Site” and “History” are images and reprints from newspaper or magazine stories.< Less
Alaska Shipwrecks: 12 Months of Disasters By Captain Warren Good
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Alaska Shipwrecks: 12 Months of Disasters is a month to month accounting of the worst, largest and most interesting maritime disasters in Alaska history. Each chapter is a different month and each... More > begins with significant statistics for that month in history. Included with the descriptions of 275 significant tragedies are word for word stories told by survivors, rescuers and other first hand observers. Particular attention has been paid to listing all of the thousands of names of persons who were lost. In some cases survivors names are included as well.< Less
Claimed by the Sea - Long Island Shipwrecks By Adam Grohman
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Claimed by the Sea - Long Island Shipwrecks - provides an intimate look at eleven shipwrecks and maritime disasters that occurred in the waters of New York and Long Island. Diver, researcher and... More > author Adam Grohman dives into the archives to explore the histories of various wrecks including the Savannah, Lexington, U.S.S. Ohio, Circassian, Seawanhaka, Oregon, Louis V. Place, General Slocum, U.S.S. San Diego, Andrea Doria, and the Gwendoline Steers. The chapters provide an in depth history of the vessel, the circumstances surrounding their eventual demise, and subsequent exploration by divers and explorers. Claimed by the Sea is heavily illustrated and contains extensive footnotes, source listings and several appendices including a glossary of nautical and diving terminology. Claimed by the Sea is an excellent opportunity for armchair historians and seasoned underwater explorers to dip beneath the waves of history to explore the tragedy and triumph of man versus the sea.< Less
Shipwreck of The Brig Betsey of Wiscasset, Maine By Daniel Collins
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In 1825, a brig named Betsey sailed from Wiscasset, Maine to cuba with a cargo load of lumber. When it arrived in Cruz del Padre, near Cuba it was overtaken by pirates. Seven men were on the crew... More > and during their apparent execution by the pirates two of the men escaped. This is the first hand details by one of the men how he escaped and the torture he suffered. He swam nine mailes in the open ocean, was befriended by a Spanish magistrate, attacked by robbers, almost kidnapped again by pirates and eventually rescued by the magistrates family. This is his story written by him as he returned to Maine to file a report on his capture and escape and the capture of the brig. It is a must read for pirate lovers.< Less
Shipwreck of The Brig Betsey of Wiscasset, Maine By Daniel Collins
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In 1825, a brig named Betsey sailed from Wiscasset, Maine to cuba with a cargo load of lumber. When it arrived in Cruz del Padre, near Cuba it was overtaken by pirates. Seven men were on the crew... More > and during their apparent execution by the pirates two of the men escaped. This is the first hand details by one of the men how he escaped and the torture he suffered. He swam nine mailes in the open ocean, was befriended by a Spanish magistrate, attacked by robbers, almost kidnapped again by pirates and eventually rescued by the magistrates family. This is his story written by him as he returned to Maine to file a report on his capture and escape and the capture of the brig. It is a must read for pirate lovers.< Less
Simon the Seahorse & the Adventure of the Shipwreck Treasure By Michelle Tonkin
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Simon is out playing hide and seek with his friends when he spots a mysterious ship a little ways away. His curiosity gets the best of him and he decides to brave the open sea to get a better view.... More > Come along with Simon on his Adventure of the Shipwreck Treasure!< Less
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Guernsey Wrecks - Shipwrecks Around Guernsey, Alderney and Sark By Ray Dafter
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Guernsey Wrecks is a fascinating account of shipwrecks, disasters and maritime dramas that have occurred around the coasts of Guernsey, Alderney and Sark. The result of extensive research, this book... More > not only contains stories of tragedies, grief and heroism, but also humour, greed and folly. Well over 800 wrecks are recorded and detailed. Guernsey Wrecks was first published in 2001 to widespread acclaim. In this new edition the author has provided further information on this region's shipwrecks and maritime incidents, both ancient and modern.< Less

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