Ships & boats: general interest

    Shipwrecks of the P&O Line

    By Mike Roussel

    Hardback £17.46

    Shipwrecks of the P&O Line

    Giants of the Clyde

    By Robert Jeffrey

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    This is the fascinating, often turbulent, story of a great river, its great ships and the folk who built them.

    Classic Boats

    By Nigel Sharp

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    Nigel Sharp examines a number of beautiful, classic boats.

    Edinburgh's Leith Docks 1970-80

    By Malcolm Fife

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    Malcolm Fife explores Leith Docks between 1970 and 1980.

    Sailing Ships of the Bristol Channel

    By Viv Head

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    The Hovercraft: Photographs from the Archives of the World\'s Only Hovercraft Museum

    By Jim Gray

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    A collection of previously unpublished images form the archives of the Hovercraft Museum.

    Pasco\'s P23 Motor Launch: A Tradition of Cornish Boatbuilding

    By Peter Bodle

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    This is the story of the design and builds of the first Pasco's Motor Launch boat to be built since the turn of the new millennium. It closely follows the birth of the boat in every aspect: from the plans and traditional half-model boat, to the installation of the engine...

    Canals in Britain

    By Tony Conder

    Paperback £7.85

    River Ouse Bargeman

    By David Lewis

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    A history of trade on the Ouse with access to never-before-published, first-hand accounts of a bargeman's working life.

    Beginners' Guide to Living on the Waterways

    By Nick Corble

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    Fully updated this new edition of A Beginners' Guide to Living on the Waterways covers different types of liveaboard craft suitable for canals, rivers and estuaries, and the good and bad points of the different options.

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