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The Future of Ice: A Journey Into Cold

By: Ehrlich, Gretel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2281690

ISBN: 037542251X

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xv, 200 pp. This book is written out of Gretel Ehrlich’s love for winter—for remote and cold places, and the ways in which winter frees our imagination and invigorates our feet, mind, and soul—and out of the fear that our “democracy of gratification” has irreparably altered the climate. In The Future of Ice, Ehrlich travels to extreme points—from Tierra del Fuego in the south to Spitsbergen, east of Greenland, at the very top of the world—in her quest t... View more info

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Islands, the Universe, Home

By: Ehrlich, Gretel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2281692

ISBN: 0670821616

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1991 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 196 pp. A collection of poetic essays explores the realms of nature, astronomy, and the sanction of the mind found in the prairies and mountains of Wyoming. View more info

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Arctic Heart: Poem Cycle

By: Ehrlich, Gretel; Buckland, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Capra Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200748

ISBN: 0884963578

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Pages toned. 1992 Trade Paperback. 65 pp. Imagery by David Buckland. Poems written by Gretel Ehrlich after a visit to the Canadian High Arctic in May of 1991. Gretel Ehrlich is an American travel writer, poet, and essayist. Born in 1946 in Santa Barbara, California, she studied at Bennington College and UCLA film school. She began to write full-time in 1978, living on a Wyoming ranch, after the death of a loved one. Ehrlich debuted in 1985 with The Solace of Open Spaces, a collection of essays on rural life in Wyoming. Her first novel, also ... View more info

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The Savage South Seas

By: Elkington, E. Way

Price: $75.00

Publisher: A. & C. Black: 1907

Seller ID: 2289479

Condition: Good


Spine lightly toned, some loss to spine head and to spine base, hinges starting, ink name on front endpaper, plate between pages 54 and 55 loose but included. 1907 Hard Cover. xii, 211 pp. Gilt titles on spine and front board. Top page ridge gilt. Color plates. Fold-out map. CONTENT:S Part I: British New Guinea; Part II: The Solomon Islands; Part III: The New Hebrides. View more info

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An Unexpected Light: Travels in Afghanistan

By: Elliot, Jason

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Picador: 1999

Seller ID: 2197888

ISBN: 0312288468

Condition: Good


Slight water damage to rear pages, pages lightly toned. 1999 Trade Paperback. 473 pp. Black and white maps included. Part historical evocation, part travelogue, and part personal quest, An Unexpected Light is the account of Elliot's journey through Afghanistan, a country considered off-limits to travelers for twenty years. Aware of the risks involved, but determined to explore what he could of the Afghan people and culture, Elliot leaves the relative security of Kabul. He travels by foot and on horseback, and hitches rides on trucks that eventually lead him into the snowbound mountains of th... View more info

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Imagining Atlantis

By: Ellis, Richard

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage: 1999

Seller ID: 2297452

ISBN: 0375705821

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 1999 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Ever since Plato created the legend of the lost island of Atlantis, it has maintained a uniquely strong grip on the human imagination. For two and a half millennia, the story of the city and its catastrophic downfall has inspired people--from Francis Bacon to Jules Verne to Jacques Cousteau--to speculate on the island's origins, nature, and location, and sometimes even to search for its physical remains. It has endured as a part of the mythology of many different cultures, yet there is no indisputable evid... View more info

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The Traveler's Book of Verse

By: Emmons, Frederick E.; Huntington, Jr., T.W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2207559

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Gift note to copyright page, pages faintly toned. Quarter-inch by half-inch chip to jacket spine-base, half-inch tear to top edge of jacket front, faint stain to jacket front, jacket lightly toned. 1928 Hard Cover. xv, 406 pp. An anthology of more than 200 famous poems about far places by Burns, Byron, Shelley, Shakespeare, Kilmer, Masefield, Poe, Longfellow, etc. They are grouped according to countries and cities with descriptive and explanatory matter. CONTENTS: General; England; Scotland; Belgium and Holland; France; Germany; Switzerland; Spain; Italy; Italian Lakes; Milan; A... View more info

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Caterpillar 19

By: Eshleman, Clayton

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Clayton Eshleman: 1972

Seller ID: 2276957

Condition: Very Good


Spine lightly toned. 1972 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 148 pp. The bulk of this issue is devoted to an Indian travelogue by poet Gary Snyder. Also included are contributions from Robert Kelly, Theodore Enslin, Cesar Vallejo, Thomas Meyer, and Clayton Eshleman. View more info

Image for The Buccaneers of America: A True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years upon the Coasts of the West Indies by the Buccaneers of Jamaica and Tortuga (Both English and French), Wherein are contained more especially the Unparalleled Exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican Hero, who sacked Porto Bello, burnt Panama, etc., Now Faithfully Rendered into English, with Facsimiles of the Original Engravings.

The Buccaneers of America: A True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years upon the Coasts of the West Indies by the Buccaneers of Jamaica and Tortuga (Both English and French), Wherein are contained more especially the Unparalleled Exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican Hero, who sacked Porto Bello, burnt Panama, etc., Now Faithfully Rendered into English, with Facsimiles of the Original Engravings.

By: Esquemeling, John; Powell, Henry

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Swan Sonnenschein & Co.: 1893

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2283233

Condition: Very Good


First thus. Spine faded, owner bookplate on front endpaper, hinges just starting, frontispiece and fold-out map loose but included. 1893 Hard Cover. xxxv, [1], 508 pp. 8vo. A history of pirate and buccaneer activity in the Caribbean and Bahamas. Reprinted from the edition of 1684, to which is added a reprint of the very scarce fourth part, by Basil Ringrose (1685), containing the 'Dangerous Voyage and Bold Attempts of Captain Bartholomew Sharp and Others', edited, with an introduction, by Henry Powell. Engraved frontispiece of Henry Morgan, six engraved plates in text (including an excellent p... View more info

Image for The Buccaneers of America: A True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years upon the Coasts of the West Indies by the Buccaneers of Jamaica and Tortuga (Both English and French), Wherein are contained more especially the Unparalleled Exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican Hero, who sacked Porto Bello, burnt Panama, etc., Now Faithfully Rendered into English, with Facsimiles of the Original Engravings.

The Buccaneers of America: A True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years upon the Coasts of the West Indies by the Buccaneers of Jamaica and Tortuga (Both English and French), Wherein are contained more especially the Unparalleled Exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican Hero, who sacked Porto Bello, burnt Panama, etc., Now Faithfully Rendered into English, with Facsimiles of the Original Engravings.

By: Esquemeling, John; Powell, Henry

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Swan Sonnenschein & Co.: 1893

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2286214

Condition: Very Good


First thus. Spine and edges faded, minor loss from spine head and foot, front and end matter foxed. 1893 Hard Cover. xxxv, [1], 508 pp. 8vo. A history of pirate and buccaneer activity in the Caribbean and Bahamas. Reprinted from the edition of 1684, to which is added a reprint of the very scarce fourth part, by Basil Ringrose (1685), containing the 'Dangerous Voyage and Bold Attempts of Captain Bartholomew Sharp and Others', edited, with an introduction, by Henry Powell. Engraved frontispiece of Henry Morgan, six engraved plates in text (including an excellent panoramic view of the destruction... View more info

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The Marine Paintings of Carl G. Evers

By: Evers, Carl G.; Ballantine, Ian

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Peacock Press / Bantam Book: 1975

Seller ID: 2297695

ISBN: 055291004X

Condition: Good


Top corner lightly stained. 1975 Large Softcover. Unpaginated. Includes color illustrations. When Evers begins a commission, he checks ship's plans, blueprints, and photographs and when possible, sketches from life. He draws in the hulls, the masts, and then goes back to the research material for details. He studies the ship, for each ship is unique. His attention to detail is so thorough that he is able to recreate dramatic episodes in marine history, like the rescue of the Captain from the Flying Enterprise, or the painting for the epidsode with Vickers' Voyager. The extraordinary talent of ... View more info

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A Time to Keep Silence (New York Review Books Classics)

By: Fermor, Patrick Leigh; Armstrong, Karen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York Review Books: 2007

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2276394

ISBN: 1590172442

Condition: Fine


Fifth printing. A fine copy. 2007 Trade Paperback. xxii, 96 pp. While still a teenager, Patrick Leigh Fermor made his way across Europe, as recounted in his classic memoirs, A Time of Gifts and Between the Woods and the Water. During World War II, he fought with local partisans against the Nazi occupiers of Crete. But in A Time to Keep Silence, Leigh Fermor writes about a more inward journey, describing his several sojourns in some of Europe’s oldest and most venerable monasteries. He stays at the Abbey of St. Wandrille, a great repository of art and learning; at Solesmes, famous for its rev... View more info

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Across the Top of the World: To the North Pole by Sled, Balloon, Airplane and Nuclear Icebreaker

By: Fisher, David E.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Random House: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2208311

ISBN: 067941116X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Bookplate on front paste-down endpaper. Near fine. Near Fine. 1992 Hard Cover. 256 pp. A chronicle of the history of polar exploration describes the 1991 expedition of a Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker across the polar ice cap and discusses previous expeditions to the North Pole and the explorers who took part. Endpapers illustrated with maps. Includes color photographs. KEYWORDS: NORTH POLE SLED BALLOON AIRPLANE NUCLEAR ICEBREAKER TRANSPORTATION AVIATION ADVENTURE NAUTICAL EXPLORATION POLAR EXPEDITIONS View more info

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River: One Man's Journey Down the Colorado, Source to Sea

By: Fletcher, Colin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284418

ISBN: 0394574214

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket spine head and spine base lightly bumped. Pencil name on front endpaper. 1997 Hard Cover. 400 pp. At age sixty-seven, Colin Fletcher, the guru of backpacking in America, undertook a rigorous six-month raft expedition down the full length of the Colorado River--alone. He needed something to pare the fat off my soul...to make me grateful, again, for being alive. The 1,700 miles between the Colorado's source in Wyoming and its conclusion at Mexico's Gulf of California contain some of the most spectacular vistas on earth, and Fletcher is the ideal guide for the terrain. As hi... View more info

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Rediscovering South America: Random Wanderings from Panama to Patagonia and Back, Reviewing a Continent the Author Covered, Mainly on Foot, a Generation Ago.

By: Franck, Harry A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1768488

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Includes original jacket. Jacket edges rubbed, jacket flap corners trimmed. Quite a bit better of a copy than we generally see. Very Good. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 453 pp. 8vo. Franck revisits South America thirty years after the journey that produced his earlier books Vagabonding Down the Andes and Working North from Patagonia. Includes 65 reproductions of photographs, taken mainly by the author. Maps on endpapers. View more info

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Vagabonding Down the Andes: Being the Narrative of a Journey, Chiefly Afoot, from Panama to Buenos Aires

By: Franck, Harry A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1917

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2271081

Condition: Near Fine


Grosset & Dunlap reissue. Includes original jacket. Pages faintly toned, jacket edges rubbed with split along front flap and minor loss. 1917 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 612 pp. 8vo. Green cloth, black titles. Color map on front endpapers shows route. An account of a journey in South America by Harry Franck, often called 'king of the vagabonds'. Black & white photographs by author. View more info

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Vagabonding Down the Andes: Being the Narrative of a Journey, Chiefly Afoot, from Panama to Buenos Aires

By: Franck, Harry A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Century Co.: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2281654

Condition: Good


First edition. Corners rubbed with small tear to spine head, light cup ring stain on rear board, endpapers and about a third of text pages moderately foxed. 1917 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 612 pp. 8vo. Green cloth, cream titles. Color fold-out map shows route. An account of a journey in South America by Harry Franck, often called 'king of the vagabonds'. Black & white photographs by author. View more info

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Narrative of a Second Expedition to the Shores of the Polar Sea in the Years 1825, 1826, and 1827, Including an Account of the Progress of a Detachment to the Eastward (The Canadiana Reprint Series)

By: Franklin, John; Richardson, John; Kendall, E.N.; Neatby, Leslie H. (Introduction)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: M.G. Hurtig Ltd., Edmonton: 1971

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 1966106

ISBN: 0888300468

Condition: Near Fine


First thus. Includes original jacket. Lacks slipcase. Includes all six folding maps. Near Fine. 1971 Large Hardcover. xl, 320, clvii pp. Six fold-out maps in rear pocket. Engraved plates throughout text. A facsimile of the 1828 original, with a new introduction by Leslie H. Neatby. Arctic Bibliography 5198: Another edition was published in 1829, with title Journey to the shores of the polar sea, in 1825-26-27, but without material change of text. Record of an expedition overland in northwestern Canada to the Mackenzie delta, thence to explore the unknown northern coast: the travels of Franklin... View more info

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Captain Fraser's Voyages, 1865-1892

By: Fraser, Thomas Garry; Gee, Marjory

Price: $10.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company Inc.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2297560

ISBN: 0393012549

Condition: Near Fine


First American edition. Jacket spine faded. 1979 Hard Cover. 217 pp. The notebooks from which this book evolved were written up by him [Thomas Garry Fraser] in his sixties and recall in vivid detail the events of twenty-five voyages in fast clippers, carrying varied cargoes all over the world. Fraser's accounts of far-off places and shipboard life reveal a measure of humour and real descriptive skill: he had a talent for narration, and the solid Victorian principles which coloured his outlook on events and people invest his comments with interest and charm. View more info

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The Case for Doctor Cook

By: Freeman, Andrew A.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1971443

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Includes original jacket. Jacket rubbed. Good. 1961 Hard Cover. 315 pp. 8vo. An examination of the Cook-Peary controversy regarding the claims of each to be the first man to reach the North Pole. Freeman defends Cook, who made the claim first in 1908 (Peary challenged the claim in 1909). View more info

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Take a Hike: Family Walks in New York's Finger Lakes Region

By: Freeman, Rich and Sue

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Footprint Press, Inc.: 2011

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2296776

ISBN: 1930480202

Condition: Fine


Revised edition. A fine copy. 2011 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 288 pp. 68 Mapped Trails to Explore, Ranging from Half-mile Strolls to Full-day Hikes. Take A Hike reveals the little known places and hidden gems of the Finger Lakes Region of New York State. - Visit an old-growth forest. - Stroll along abandoned railroad beds and canal towpaths. - Hike the strenuous glacially sculpted hills. - Savor the vistas of wind and water sculpted drumlins overlooking Lake Ontario. - Gaze into a verdant lake-filled valley far below. - Ramble through a bog and a rich shrub ... View more info

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Take a Hike: Family Walks in the Rochester, NY Area [New York]

By: Freeman, Rich and Sue

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Footprint Press, Inc.: 2010

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2296777

ISBN: 1930480148

Condition: Near Fine


Third edition. A nice copy. 2010 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 288 pp. Third Edition - Fully Revised and Expanded to Cover 67 Trails. Enjoy day hikes throughout the greater Rochester, NY area. The walks, rambles, strolls, and hikes in this book are designed for people who delight in exploring unique or little-known places. The trails lead through forests, fields, marshes, hills, and arboretums where you can enjoy the natural world. This book will help you learn more about local history, get much-needed exercise, enjoy nature, or find new places to walk your dog... View more info

Take a Hike: Family Walks in Finger Lakes and Genesee Valley Region

By: Freeman, Rich and Sue

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Footprint Press, Inc.: 1999

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2299972

ISBN: 0965697495

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by both authors with inscription, Jody, To a long time friend and neighbor of years gone by. 5-99. A nice copy. 1999 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 264 pp. The walks, rambles, strolls, and hikes in this book are designed for people who delight in exploring unique or little-known places. The trails lead through forests, fields, marshes, hills, and bogs where you can enjoy the natural world. This book will help you learn more about local history, get much-needed exercise, introduce your children to the joys of nature, or find new places to walk your dog. Do... View more info

Take Your Bike! Family Rides in the Finger Lakes and Genesee Valley Region

By: Freeman, Rich and Sue

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Footprint Press: 1999

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2299973

ISBN: 0965697444

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by both authors with inscription, Jody, Hope your family enjoys these rides. 5-99. Very minor general wear. 1999 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 232 pp. The rides in this book are designed for people who delight in exploring unique or little-known places. The paths and backcountry roads allow you to safely enjoy the natural world and learn about our community and its history. With this guide, you’ll be able to explore the Finger Lakes and Genesee Valley Region with ease and confidence. Each of the 40 rides is rated for difficulty and type of terrain, and... View more info

Arctic Adventure: My Life in the Frozen North

By: Freuchen, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Farrar & Rinehart Incorporated: 1935

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2200012

Condition: Very Good


Early reprint. Includes original jacket. Jacket rubbed with a few small tears and minor loss from corners, ink name & date on half-title page ('Dorothea Thiele, April 15, 1936'). Good. 1935 Hard Cover. xi, 467 pp. 8vo. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Arctic Bibliography 5271: English translation of Min gronlandske ungdom, 1936, with additional text and illustrations. Account of the author's experiences as a member of the Danmark expedition to East Greenland, 1906-1907; the meteorological, geological and geographic investigations; events leading to the establishment of the Thule mission ... View more info

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Sweet Waters: Stories of Lake Ontario

By: Gateley, Susan Peterson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Whiskey Hill Press: 1998

Seller ID: 2197013

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 1998 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Susan Peterson Gateley is a native upstate New Yorker, former teacher, and icthyoplankton taxonomist who single handed the wooden sloop Ariel around Lake Ontario in search of stories for boating and nature magazines for 17 years. In 1996 she acquired a different boat and partner and added Gateley to her name. Her articles about Lake Ontario have run in numerous local and national publications, and she has published five full length nonfiction books on sailing and ecology of the lake since 1995. View more info

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Ariadne's Death: Tales of Heroism and Tragedy on Lake Ontario

By: Gateley, Susan Peterson

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Susan Peterson Gateley: 2006

Seller ID: 2199305

ISBN: 0964614944

Condition: Very Good


Faint crease to front cover, pencil name on front endpaper. 2006 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 95 pp. From the tragic ends of several family owned cargo shooners of the nineteenth century to the improbable outcome of a fishing trip on Lake Ontario taken in 2002, Sailor/writer Peterson Gateley chronicles maritime disasters, acts of heroism, and some close calls on Lake Ontario. View more info

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Passages on Inland Waters

By: Gateley, Susan Peterson

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Whiskey Hill Press: 2004

Seller ID: 2197777

ISBN: 0964614928

Condition: Fine


2004 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 144 pages. Journey with the Jesuits, sail on a schooner during the great gale of 1880, take a night passage aboard the yacht Titania to a special small island, discover the last U.S.-Canadian lake commerce and explore North America's most famous canal with author-sailor Susan Peterson Gateley. Ice walking to save souls, a widow's wilderness flight, and weekly cement deliveries to America's oldest freshwater port are a few of the varied passages you'll find detailed in this work which also includes a selection of early nineteen... View more info

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My Four Years in Germany

By: Gerard, James W. (Watson)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: George H. Doran Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286974

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket. An excellent copy. 1917 Hard Cover. xvi, 448 pp. Gilt titles. Author born in Geneseo, New York. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: James Watson Gerard Jr. (August 25, 1867 – September 6, 1951) was a United States lawyer and diplomat.[1] The German government asked him to leave the country in January 1917. Diplomatic relations were broken off on February 3, and he left Germany. He was detained for a time because of rumours that the German ambassador in America was being mistreated and German ships had been confiscated. When these rumors were disproved, he was allowed to depart. He re... View more info

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Pacific Square-Riggers: Pictorial History of the Great Windships of Yesteryear

By: Gibbs, Jim

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Superior Publishing Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2203105

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Faintly toned. Jacket lightly rubbed. 1969 Large Hardcover. 192 pp. Here we have the thrilling stories of the great wind ships that sailed the perilous seas. Jim Gibbs, steeped in sea lore, aided by a fine store of photographs, presents a full-rigged account of this colorful seascape. Keywords: JIM GIBBS PACIFIC SQUARE-RIGGERS PICTORIAL HISTORY GREAT WINDSHIPS YESTERYEAR ADVENTURE NAUTICAL HISTORY TRANSPORTATION BOATS WATERCRAFT View more info