Maritime history

    RMS Titanic: Made in the Midlands

    By Andrew P. B. Lound

    Paperback £13.25

    RMS Titanic: Made in the Midlands


    By Helen Hollick

    Hardback £14.46

    Discover the history behind everyone's favourite villain


    By Brian Lavery

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    From the earliest dugout canoes and the boats of the Ancient Egyptians, to the most technologically advanced modern battleships and cruise-liners, this is the ultimate guide to every aspect of the ship, and those who have sailed them. Embark on an epic voyage to find out all about the endeavours...

    Royal Yachts

    By Alan Major

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    A history of Royal Yachts and ships of state, both from Britain and abroad, from the Norman Conquest to the present day.

    St Helena

    Paperback £11.45

    Explores the fascinating maritime history of St Helena.

    Britain's Maritime Empire

    By John McAleer

    Hardback £69.21

    Analyses the critical role played by the maritime gateway to Asia around the Cape of Good Hope in the development of the British Empire. Focusing on a region that connected the Atlantic and Indian oceans at the centre of a vital maritime chain linking Europe with Asia, the book re-examines...

    Columbus and His First Voyage: A History in Documents

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    What happened on Columbus's first voyage across the Atlantic? Who was responsible for the success of that voyage? How do we know? These questions were debated in the courts of Spain for decades after 1492. Some of those who sailed with Columbus left very different accounts, as recorded in those...

    Forgotten Songs and Stories of the Sea

    By Caroline Rochford

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Beautiful Victorian illustrations and engravings depicting seaside and nautical scenes

    Never Fear: Reliving the Life of Sir Francis Chichester

    Hardback Save £3.79 = £21.21

    In Never Fear - Reliving the Life of Sir Francis Chichester Ian Strathcarron follows in the footsteps and wakes of Sir Francis's life of adventure, adversity and triumph. This is the first biography in 30 years and has a Foreword by Sir Robin Knox-Johnston and endorsements by Sir Ben Ainslie...

    Rise And Fall of British Naval Mastery

    By Paul Kennedy

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Paul Kennedy's classic naval history, now updated with a new introduction by the author This acclaimed book traces Britain's rise and fall as a sea power from the Tudors to the present day. Challenging the traditional view that the British are natural 'sons of the waves', he suggests instead that...

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