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  • The Voyage of the 'Discovery'

    By Robert F. Scott

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110983786
    • Publisher: Greenwood Press, Publishers
    • Published: 1969
    2 volumes. (1969). 8vo. Reprint edition. Faint wear to covers. Few leaves of volume 1 mistrimmed. VG. THE SET:
  • The $30,000,000 Cup: The Stormy History of the Defense of the America's Cup

    By Jerome E. Brooks

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781299012301
    • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
    • Published: 1958
  • 'Fastnet, Force 10' : The Deadliest Storm in the History of Modern Sailing

    By John Rousmaniere

    Our Price: $17.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780393308655
    • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    • Published: May 1993
    In August 1979, 303 yachts began the 600-mile Fastnet Race from the Isle of Wight off the southwest coast of England to Fastnet Rock off the Irish coast and back.
  • 'Leander' Class (Modern Combat Ships, No. 1)

    By C.J. Meyer

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780711013858
    • Publisher: Ian Allan Ltd
    • Published: July 1984
  • 'Racundra's' First Cruise (Sailing In The Eastern Baltic)

    By Arthur Ransome

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111794459
    • Publisher: B.W. Huebsch, Inc.
    • Published: 1923
    8vo. 1st American edition. Some darkening to covers, a little wear to edges. Foxing, some toning to leaves. VG.
  • 'We': The Famous Flier's Own Story of His Life and His Transatlantic Flight, Together with His Views on the Future of Aviation

    By Charles A. Lindbergh

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110346703
    • Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers
    • Published: July 1927
    Fully illustrated.
  • ...And Leave the Driving to Us: A History of Greyhound Lines of Canada

    By E.J. Hart

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781199591159
    • Publisher: Greyhound Lines of Canada
    • Published: 1986
  • 10 Wooden Boats You Can Build : For Sail, Motor, Paddle and Oar

    By PETER H. SPECTRE

    Our Price: $24.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780937822340
    • Publisher: Wooden Boat Pub
    • Published: October 1995
  • 100 Things for Every Gearhead to Do Before They Die

    By Jason Fogelson

    Our Price: $18.00
    • ISBN-13: 9781681060040
    • Publisher: Reedy Press
    You're either a gearhead, or you know one. Cars, trucks, motorcycles, planes, tractors, trainsthey all fascinate gearheads. Eventually, even a dedicated gearhead has to get out of the garage and experience the world. This book, written by an unrepentant gearhead, explores and enumerates 100 experiences, journeys and challenges that will feed and nurture every reader's inner gearhead. From great car museums and collections to stunt driving lessons, from dirt track races to high speed ovals, from factory tours to hands-on wrenching, 100 Things for Every Gearhead to Do Before They Die will inspire, guide and delight anyone who believes that machinery can be art. Part travel guide, part inspiration, part meditation and part fun, this book is for the gearhead and for anyone who wants to understand their local gearhead. Bonus: Includes portraits and interviews with several famous gearheads about their favorite destinations and activities, and how they became fascinated with the mechanical world.
  • 100 Years of Harley-Davidson

    By Willie G. Davidson

    Our Price: $32.50
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780821228197
    • Publisher: Bulfinch Press
    • Published: October 2002
    This landmark publication celebrates the 100-year history of the legendary motorcycle manufacturer. The author, the grandson of the original founders of the company, reveals the inside story of the family business, from family reminiscences about the company's origins to insight into the making of Harley's classic models. The book is packed with rare and unseen photographs from the Harley-Davidson archives, featuring races, rallies, famous faces, and much more. 500 color/b&w photos. 288p.
  • 1000 Days In Shanghai: The Story of Volkswagon the First Chinese-German Car Factory

    By Posth

    Our Price: $31.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780470823880
    • Publisher: JOHN WILEY & SONS
    • Published: August 2008
  • 1000 Historic Automobile Site

    By Mike Varey

    Our Price: $39.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781930859500
    • Publisher: ELDERBERRY PRESS
    • Published: June 2003
  • 1001 Dream Cars You Must Drive Before You Die

    By Simon Heptinstall

    Our Price: $36.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780789324375
    • Publisher: Universe
    • Published: October 2012
    A lavishly illustrated collection of the 1,001 most groundbreaking and beautiful cars, from the earliest pioneering horseless carriages to the latest custom models for connoisseurs. This latest volume in the hugely popular 1001 series showcases the world’s best designed and most important cars. With stunning full-color photography representing the highest achievements of car design and visceral descriptions of what it is like to turn the key and rev the engine, this collection is the next best thing to a test drive.Henry Ford jump-started the age of the automobile with the Model T. Since then, the automobile has evolved from chugging workhorse to tailfin-era showboat to sleek status symbol. Automobile buffs can never get enough information on classic and contemporary cars, making 1001 Dream Cars the perfect gift for car buffs and anyone who follows car design. It offers a lush visual history of the automobile, decade-by-decade highlights of the technological innovations, major manufacturers, engineering feats, and designers, and the interplay between popular culture and car design. No mere machine or convenience, the car is a reflection of the cultural zeitgeist, and 1001 Dream Cars celebrates America’s long fascination with it.
  • 101 Harley-Davidson Twin-Cam

    By Mark Zimmerman

    Our Price: $39.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780760316399
    • Publisher: Motorbooks Intl
    • Published: March 2005
    Boost the performance of your Harley-Davidson's Twin-Cam engine with 101 projects broken out by each specific aspect of the motorcycle, including engine, suspension, transmission, exhaust, brakes, and body.
  • 101 Jeep Performance Projects

    By James J. Weber

    Our Price: $34.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780760331644
    • Publisher: Motorbooks International
    • Published: December 2009
    Detailed, illustrated instructions for Jeep performance projects--maintenance, upgrades, suspension adjustments, engine and transmission swaps, and much more.

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