all ebooks in category: Ship History (18)

The Road to Russia : Arctic Convoys 1942-1945 [Repost]
English | June 2, 2015 | ISBN: 1473827671 | 224 pages | EPUB | 0.88 Mb

During the Summer of 1942 Britain and America jointly agreed to supply desperately needed arms to Soviet Russia. The Germans were as determined to halt …

Nicolaes Witsen and Shipbuilding in the Dutch Golden Age
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1603442863 | ISBN-13: 9781603442862 | 310 pages | PDF | 10,2 MB

In 1671, Dutch diplomat and scientist Nicolaes Witsen published a book that served, among other things, as an encyclopedia for the “shell-first” method of ship …

Rich Men Poor Men: Ryersons on the Titanic
English | ISBN: 1445610132 | 128 pages | EPUB | December 15, 2012 | 14 Mb

When Titanic sailed on her maiden voyage she carried two cousins. one, one of the richest men aboard and the other a steward in Second …

Shanghaiing Sailors: A Maritime History of Forced Labor, 1849-1915
2014 | ISBN: 0786494514 | English | 260 pages | EPUB | 5 MB

"Shaghaiing," or forcing a man to join the crew of a merchant ship against his will, plagued seafarers the world over between 1849 and 1915. …

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

Titanic: Minute by Minute
English | June 2nd, 2016 | ISBN: 1780722699 | 336 pages | EPUB | 2.06 MB

From the Sunday Times bestselling author of Hitler's Last Day: Minute by Minute 2.20am on 15th April 1912, the Titanic is plunging 12,000 feet to …

Sultana: Surviving the Civil War, Prison, and the Worst Maritime Disaster in American History
English | March 24, 2009 | ISBN: 0061470546 | 320 pages | PDF | 1.05 MB

“One of the most riveting war stories I have ever read….Huffman’s smooth, intimate prose ushers you through this nightmare as if you were living it …

White Ensign Flying: Corvette HMCS Trentonian
English | ISBN: 1459710398 | 2014 | 192 pages | EPUB | 7 MB

The courageous, historic story of a great fighting ship of the Second World War. White Ensign Flying tells the story of HMCS Trentonian, a Canadian …

The Pirates' Pact
English | EPUB | 3.0 MB

The Secret Alliances Between History's Most Notorious Buccaneers and Colonial AmericaWas classical piracy an earlier version of state-sponsored terrorism?Here's the story of how almost every …

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 …