all ebooks in category: Maritime History & Piracy (9)

Outlaws of the Atlantic: Sailors, Pirates, and Motley Crews in the Age of Sail (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 080703309X, 080703410X | 248 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

This maritime history "from below" exposes the history-making power of common sailors, slaves, pirates, and other outlaws at sea in the era of the tall …

The Ocean Reader: History, Culture, Politics
English | January 17, 2020 | ISBN: 1478006005, 147800696X | PDF | 552 pages | 46.4 MB

From prehistoric times to the present, the Ocean has been used as a highway for trade, a source of food and resources, and a space …

Tudor Warship Mary Rose (Anatomy of the Ship)
2015 | ISBN: 1844862755 | English | 146 Pages | PDF | 38 MB

Wild Sea : A History of the Southern Ocean
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1742235735 | 289 Pages | PDF | 5.3 MB

“The Southern Ocean is a wild and elusive place, an ocean like no other. With its waters lying between the Antarctic continent and the southern …

Pirates of Barbary: Corsairs, Conquests and Captivity in the Seventeenth-Century Mediterranean
English | ISBN: 159448774X | 2010 | 368 pages | EPUB | 2 MB

The stirring story of the seventeenth-century pirates of the Mediterranean-the forerunners of today's bandits of the seas-and how their conquests shaped the clash between Christianity …

The Last Night on the Titanic: Unsinkable Drinking, Dining, and Style
English | April 2nd, 2019 | ISBN: 1621577295 | 320 pages | EPUB | 17.44 MB

April 14, 1912. It was an unforgettable night. In the last hours before the Titanic struck the iceberg, passengers in all classes were enjoying unprecedented …

Flinders: The Man Who Mapped Australia
English | ISBN: 0733637388 | 386 pages | EPUB | October 30, 2012 | 4.78 Mb

The fascinating story of the exceptional maritime explorer, Matthew Flinders - the man who put Australia on the map.Shipwrecks, storms, death and danger - Matthew …

Operation Menace : The Dakar Expedition and the Dudley North Affair
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1591147255 | 335 Pages | True PDF | 7.62 MB

Continuing on from Arthur Marder's previous book,From the Dardanelles to Oran: Studies of the Royal Navy in Peace 1915-1940 this next volume investigates the Allied …

The Ghost Ships of Archangel: The Arctic Voyage That Defied the Nazis
English | May 14th, 2019 | ISBN: 0525557466, 0593104323 | 352 pages | EPUB | 32.17 MB

An extraordinary story of survival and alliance during World War II: the icy journey of four Allied ships crossing the Arctic to deliver much needed …