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Pacific Ordeal : An Epic Tale of Adventure at Sea in a Seagoing Tug

By: Ainslie, Captain Kenneth

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton: 1956

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 060127

Condition: Very Good


Mapped endpapers showing the 'eventful' tow of four minesweepers from Panama to Manila View more info

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In Peril : A Daring Decision, a Captain's Resolve, and the Salvage That Made History

By: Braden, Twain; Strong, Skip

Price: $20.66  $18.59

Publisher: Guilford, CT, U.S.A., Globe Pequot Press, The: 2003

Seller ID: N00390

ISBN: 1592281052

Condition: New


A taut, well-paced, and riveting drama wrapped around a seagoing world few people have the opportunity to glimpse. 252pp photographs View more info

Tugs, Towboats and Towing

By: Brady, Edward M., Illustrated by b&w Illus

Price: $22.50  $20.25

Publisher: Cambridge, Cornell Maritime Press: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015866

Condition: Very Good


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Tugs, Towboats and Towing

By: Brady, Edward M., Illustrated by b&w Illus

Price: $18.00  $16.20

Publisher: Cambridge, Cornell Maritime Press: 1989

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 069471a

ISBN: 0870331272

Condition: Very Good


Binding tight, pages clean. Illustrated. View more info

Marine Hawser Towing Guide

By: Cady, Richard A. (Principle Surveyor US Salvage Assoc.

Price: $76.50  $68.85

Publisher: U S A, Self: 1979

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 074650

Condition: Very Good


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Rats, Rust & Two Old Ladies

By: Creamer, David

Price: $76.50  $68.85

Publisher: U. K., Whittles Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066793

ISBN: 1904445624

Condition: Near Fine


Appears unread, but has shelfwear stains to lower edge. Delivering two 38 year old Mississippi tugboats half way around the world from Bahrain to Trinidad....with all the incidents that arise! 230pp. View more info

SMIT 150 : 1842 - 1992

By: De Boer, Gerrit

Price: $166.50  $149.85

Publisher: Alkmaar Holland, Uitgeverij De Alk Bv.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048162

ISBN: 9060135202

Condition: Near Fine


Text in Dutch. Lavishly illust. 320pp. Jacket head at spine has a publisher No 2. Wonder why? View more info

Nautical Highways : Ferries of the San Juan Islands

By: Demar, Robert E. And Atkins, Robin

Price: $17.96  $16.16

Publisher: Friday Harbor, WA, U.S.A., Tiger Press: 2002

Seller ID: N00399

ISBN: 0970553838

Condition: New


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Against Wind and Weather : The History of Towboating in British Columbia

By: Drushka, Ken

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd.: 1981

Edition: First Canadian

Seller ID: 042762S

ISBN: 088894327X

Condition: Very Good


tight, clean, unmarked, illustrated View more info

Reed's Tug World Review 1996-97

By: Editors & Contributors

Price: $40.50  $36.45

Publisher: Sunderland, Thomas Reed: 1996

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 042689

ISBN: 0901281727

Condition: As New


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Big Load Afloat : U.S. Domestic Water Transportation Resources

By: Editors & Contributors

Price: $10.80  $9.72

Publisher: Washington, The American Waterways Operators: 1973

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 063076

Condition: Very Good


Errata sheet laid in. One pressure point at rear upper cover. View more info

FOSS MARITIME , A LIVING LEGEND

By: Foss Maritime Compnay

Price: $22.50  $20.25

Publisher: Seatlle, Foss Maritime: 1990

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 020690

Condition: Very Good


A historical perspective of Foss Maritime Company established 1889. View more info

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Tugboats on Puget Sound (WA) (Images of America) (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing))

By: Fowler, Chuck; Freeman, Capt. Mark

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: U.S.A., Arcadia Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 080126b

ISBN: 0738559725

Condition: Near Fine


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Images of America : Tugboats on Puget Sound

By: Fowler, Chuck;Freeman, Mark

Price: $18.00  $16.20

Publisher: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, U.S.A., Arcadia Publishing: 2009

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 049724

ISBN: 0738559725

Condition: As New


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FERRYBOATS, A LEGEND ON PUGET SOUND

By: Kline, M.S. and G.A. Bayless

Price: $22.50  $20.25

Publisher: Seatlle, Bayless Books: 1983

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 067094

ISBN: 0-914515-00-4

Condition: Near Fine


Very minor wear. Tight, clean, unmarked. Illustrated View more info

STEAMBOAT VIRGINIA V

By: Kline, M.S. and G.A. Bayless

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: Documentary Book Bellevue, WA 1985: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 074386

ISBN: 0-935503-01-3

Condition: As New


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FERRYBOATS, A LEGEND ON PUGET SOUND

By: Kline, M.S. and G.A. Bayless

Price: $22.50  $20.25

Publisher: Seatlle, Bayless Books: 1983

Seller ID: 011821

ISBN: 0-914515-00-4

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear and soiling to edges of jacket and boards. Wrinkle to ffep. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

Ferryboats: A Legend on Puget Sound

By: Kline, Mary Stiles; & Bayless, G.A.

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: Hayward, California, U.S.A., Bayless Books: 1983

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 050874a

ISBN: 0914515004

Condition: Very Good


Edges a bit worn, especially at spine ends. Foxing to top of pageblock. Jacket soiled around edges. Binding exposed but secure between pages 183 - 198. Pages unmarked. History of Puget Sound Ferry Boats and the people who operated them. 401pp with many photographs. View more info

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River Queen : The Amazing Story of Tugboat Tycoon Lucille Johnstone

By: Levy, Paul

Price: $22.50  $20.25

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Canada, Harbour Publishing Company, Limited: 2006

Edition: First Canadian

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 045379

ISBN: 1550173693

Condition: Nr Fine


Rivtow was just a three-boat log-towing operation when Lucille Johnstone came aboard as an unskilled girl Friday in the late 1940s. By the 1980s, Rivtow had taken over its biggest rival to become one of the giants of the marine transportation industry with connections worldwide, and Lucille was the driving force behind its success. As the company grew she worked her way from receptionist to secretary to dispatcher to administrator to CEO and finally, to president. A rema... View more info

The Development and Use of Rigid Inflatable Rescue Craft

By: McDonald, Hamish G.

Price: $25.20  $22.68

Publisher: Scotland, Maritime Rescue International Ltd.: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 068972

Condition: Very Good


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