Sea of Greed (NUMA Files, #16)

23 February 2020 | By Clive Cussler | Filed in: maritime.

From the 1 New York Times bestselling master of adventure, a brand new mission for Kurt Austin and the NUMA crew based on a remarkable historical incident January 1968Two submarines one French, one Israeli vanish in the Mediterranean within days of each other Extensive search and rescue

The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier

23 February 2020 | By Ian Urbina | Filed in: maritime.

There are few remaining frontiers on our planet But perhaps the wildest, and least understood, are the world s oceans too big to police, and under no clear international authority, these immense regions of treacherous water play host to rampant criminality and exploitation Traffickers and

World War II at Sea: A Global History

23 February 2020 | By Craig L. Symonds | Filed in: maritime.

Author of Lincoln and His Admirals winner of the Lincoln Prize , The Battle of Midway Best Book of the Year, Military History Quarterly , and Operation Neptune winner of the Samuel Eliot Morison Award for Naval Literature , Craig L Symonds ranks among the country s finest naval historians World

Piranha (Oregon Files, #10)

23 February 2020 | By Clive Cussler | Filed in: maritime.

Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon return in the extraordinary new novel in the 1 New York Times bestselling series by the grand master of adventure.In 1902, the volcano Mt Pel e erupts on the island of Martinique, wiping out an entire city of thirty thousand and sinking a ship carrying a

Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition

23 February 2020 | By Paul Watson | Filed in: maritime.

Ice Ghosts weaves together the epic story of the lost Franklin Expedition of 1845 whose two ships, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror, and their crew of 129 were lost to the Arctic ice with the modern tale of the scientists, divers, and local Inuit behind the recent incredible discoveries of the wrecks Paul

Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America's Most Notorious Pirates

23 February 2020 | By Eric Jay Dolin | Filed in: maritime.

With surprising tales of vicious mutineers, imperial riches, and high seas intrigue, Black Flags, Blue Waters vividly reanimates the Golden Age of piracy in the Americas Set against the backdrop of the Age of Exploration, Black Flags, Blue Waters reveals the dramatic and surprising history of

Pirate (Fargo Adventure, #8)

23 February 2020 | By Clive Cussler | Filed in: maritime.

The outstanding new Sam and Remi Fargo adventure from the 1 New York Times bestselling author An 800 year old treasure an ancient cypher wheel a brutal murder and a man who will stop at nothing to claim what he considers rightfully his Husband and wife treasure hunting team Sam and Remi

Conquerors: How Portugal Forged the First Global Empire

23 February 2020 | By Roger Crowley | Filed in: maritime.

As remarkable as Columbus and the conquistador expeditions, the history of Portuguese exploration is now almost forgotten But Portugal s navigators cracked the code of the Atlantic winds, launched the expedition of Vasco da Gama to India and beat the Spanish to the spice kingdoms of the East then

The Midnight Watch: A Novel of the Titanic and the Californian

23 February 2020 | By David Dyer | Filed in: maritime.

As the Titanic and her passengers sank slowly into the Atlantic Ocean after striking an iceberg late in the evening of April 14, 1912, a nearby ship looked on Second Officer Herbert Stone, in charge of the midnight watch on the SS Californian sitting idly a few miles north, saw the distress rockets

Into the Storm: Two Ships, a Deadly Hurricane, and an Epic Battle for Survival

23 February 2020 | By Tristram Korten | Filed in: maritime.

An intense, immersive deep dive into a wild, dangerous, and unknown world, written with the pace and appeal of a great thriller This is nonfiction at its very best Lee Child The true story of two doomed ships and a daring search and rescue operation that shines a light on the elite Coast Guard