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Hardcover, Alex L. Parks, 1516pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 870332651
Only comprehensive work published on subject since 1867. Up-to-date text not only includes body of American marine insurance case law but U. K and Commonwealth as well. Supplements will update text. Author is a recognized expert. Two volumes.

Hardcover, Everett C. Hunt, Editor, 800pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870334962
Textbook to meet the needs of contemporary marine engineers. Emphasis is placed on main propulsion diesel engines. Aero derivative gas turbines are covered in detail. Each chapter includes review questions and references for additional study.

Hardcover, Everett C. Hunt, James A. Harbach & Alan L. Rowen, 976pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870335372
Completely revised and updated to reflect current engineering practices and equipment found aboard modern commercial vessels. Sections on medium-speed diesels, environmental concerns, sewage processing, int'l. regulations, sea trials test, equipment.

Hardcover, William B. Hayler, editor, 672pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870335495
Updated edition of the primary seamanship text and reference for the American Merchant Marine for over 60 years. Includes new chapters on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers and revised chapter on wire rope. Trusted.

Hardcover, Nathaniel Bowditch, 8.5 x 11
This item includes both Volume 1 and Volume 2, hardcover bound separately and shrink wrapped together. I am honored to welcome you to the 2017 edition of Publication No. 9, The American Practical Navigator, or as most mariners refer to it, "Bowditch." As a young Surface Warfare Officer serving...

Hardcover, William B. Hayler, ed, 554pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870333798
Complete revision of the standard reference/textbook in the field published nearly 50 years ago. Brings it up to date in all subject areas. Photos, drawings, tables, appendices.

Hardcover, Daniel Parrott, ISBN: 9780071550079
Satellite systems, ARPA, electronic charts, AIS, sophisticated communication equipment and integrated navigational systems?all these advanced technologies provide valuable capabilities. But accidents still happen, and they usually involve human error. This simple fact has made Bridge Resource...

Hardcover, Tuuli Messer, based on earlier ed. by B. Martin & J. Aragon, 396pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870335310
A complete guide for the newly appointed master as well as a reference for the veteran. Covers in detail the voluminous paperwork required in all phases of business aboard.

Hardcover, James Harbach, 385pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870335655
A detailed, straightforward introduction to this complicated, vital subject. Explains fully how to replace or retrofit entire systems as well as addressing environmental concerns.

Hardcover, William E. George, ed, 500pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870335648
Completely updated to reflect the latest shipboard equipment and techniques for calculating and assuring stability. Written especially for use by active ships' officers.

Hardcover, Robert J. Meurn, 232pages, ISBN: 9780870336317
On a merchant ship it is the watch officer who truly feels the full weight of responsibility for the safety of the vessel. This book not only helps a new watch officer shoulder that responsibility, but also reinforces the knowledge and skills of the experienced mate. The complete scope of...

Hardcover, Daniel E. MacElrevey, 408pages, 9.5 x 6.5, ISBN: 9780764354588
Now in its 5th edition, Shiphandling for the Mariner is the classic and definitive text on the art of practical shiphandling skills for large, modern commercial vessels. Written by a father and son team of pilots, along with contributions from other expert pilots and shipmasters, this compendium...

Hardcover, ISBN: 9780870336201
The domestic and international rules governing the qualifications for personnel serving on tank vessels have changed in recent years. To address those new requirements, the fourth edition of Tanker Operations incorporates new material by Mark Huber and other contributors, providing an updated...

Paperback, Ma-Li Chen and Lee S. Chesneau, 250pages, 11.3 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780939837786
The 500Mb chart is the key that unlocks the three-dimensional nature of the atmosphere and helps answer the mariner's two most important weather questions: will the system intensify, and where is it headed-In Heavy Weather Avoidance, Chen and Chesneau merge the seamanship of a master mariner and...

Hardcover, John S. Blank, 580pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870333729
In-depth look at the towing industry, both inland and ocean. Part 1 is an overview with descriptions of tug types, modern gear, design. Part 2 covers operations, special situations. Part 3 deals with the business of towing.

Paperback, Captain Jeffery Slesinger, 192pages, 10.9x8.5, ISBN: 9780870336171
An Azimuth Stern Drive (ASD) tug boat is a high-performance vessel that is responsive, quick to maneuver, and extremely powerful. This workbook is designed to facilitate learning, through both intellectual and hands-on presentations. It teaches a clear understanding of ASD tug maneuvering...

Hardcover, Jeffrey Slesinger, based on work by George Reid, 432pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870335983
The most comprehensive text available for the mariner who wants to learn how to safely and effectively operate tugs in assisting ships to and from their berths in ports and anchorages. Captain Jeffrey Slesinger used his extensive knowledge of the industry to bring Reid's original edition,...

Hardcover, Robert Meurn, 254pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 870335730
The most up-to-date information available on avoiding and dealing with dangers on the water. Search and Rescue chapter has been completely rewritten. Lifeboat and life raft use, abandon ship procedures and survival skills are thoroughly covered.

Hardcover, G. Anderson Chase, 316pages, 6 x 1 x 9, ISBN: 9780870334931
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-301) and index.

Hardcover, George Anderson Chase, 304pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780870336430
This text has been developed to provide a firm foundation for men and women working toward earning US Coast Guard licenses to operate auxiliary-powered sailing yachts and vessels. Initially created as a course curriculum for classes in sail vessel operations at the Maine Maritime Academy, this...

Paperback, Fourth Assembly IGMCO, 170pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781577854623
The International Code of Signals (Pub 102) contains, in a single volume, a description and/or graphic depiction of all signals for visual, sound, and radio communications.  This publication is intended to cater primarily to situations related to safety of navigation and personnel, especially...

Paperback, 7 x 10, ISBN: 9781951116033
The cornerstone for all celestial navigation, listing the celestial bodies used for navigation, a sight reduction table, and other information valuable to the offshore navigator. The content of this edition is identical to the United States Naval Observatory edition. Paradise Cay Publications is...

Paperback, 8.5 x 11
This is the standard set of tables designed for marine navigation. Although there are 6 volumes in a set, only those pertaining to the latitudes anticipated need be obtained. Their tabular data, being purely mathematical results, never go out of date. The latitudes listed for the Volumes work...

Paperback, 36pages, 8.5 x 11, ISBN: 9781937196271
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