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  1. Cutty Sark

    Cutty Sark

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    £20.00

    • The greatest of the tea clippers, and an iconic British institution, unveiled in her restored splendour and photographed as never before

    • The first history of this square-rigged survivor for over a generation presenting numerous new findings and insights following the catastrophic fire that drew global headlines in 2007

    • Includes rare and previously unpublished historical images from the ship’s collections and those of the National Maritime Museum

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  2. Himalaya

    Himalaya

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    £20.00

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  3. A series of 20 brand-new ‘vulture’s eye’ panoramic mountain maps bring the world’s highest peaks, and the routes by which they were conquered, into sharp focus for the very first time.
  4. Published in 2013 to mark the 60th anniversary of the first successful summit of Mount Everest and the 50th anniversary of the American first ascent and that of the West Ridge
  5. With contributions from the world’s preeminent mountaineers and alpine writers including Stephen Venables, Mick Conefrey, Peter Gillman, Stewart Weaver and Doug Scott as well as legendary passages from the likes of Maurice Herzog, Edmund Hillary and Hermann Buhl.
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    The Great Trade Routes

    Regular Price: £40.00

    Special Price: £32.00

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  • The ultimate single-volume history of the development of trade and commerce across the globe
  • With fascinating feature boxes on world-famous trade routes and cargoes, examining their impact on cultural exchange, vessel development and other aspects of commercial trade
  • A wealth of illustrations sourced from many of the world's leading museums, archives and libraries
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    Airship

    Regular Price: £25.00

    Special Price: £20.00

  • A complete history of the airship in the early twentieth century from both commercial and military perspectives
  • International in scope, dealing with lighter-than-air innovations and developments from all the major powers of the age
  • Plate sections feature unseen archive imagery, documents and memorabilia
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    Elizabeth's Sea Dogs

    Regular Price: £25.00

    Special Price: £20.00

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  • Lively and well-researched history of the English privateers of the Elizabethan age
  • Deals with themes of navigation, exploration and piracy as the Sea Dogs circumnavigated the globe in the Queen's service
  • A fascinating insight into the extreme dangers of life at sea in the sixteenth century
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    DIG WW2

    Regular Price: £25.00

    Special Price: £20.00

  • BBC TV tie-in accompanying the series presented by Dan Snow
  • Presents a ‘hands on’ history of WW2 through what has been left behind
  • Features all the key ‘digs’ and ‘dives’ from the series
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    The Sea Painter's World

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    £30.00

    Covers all of the artist's output over the last eight years A must for historians, sailors, fans of nautical fiction and all practical artists Includes six case studies explaining the painstaking research and creation of key works Learn More
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    Quick Training For War

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    £6.99

    In this fascinating little book, Baden-Powell uses his extensive military experience and memories of service in Africa to distill soldiering down to 'the four C-s': Courage, Common sense, Cunning and Cheerfulness.

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    The Telescope

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    £12.99

    The story of the telecope's development, a fascinating narrative of scientific endeavour, exploration and ingenuity,

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