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1 Allen, Barry Skin Diving and Snorkeling

Philadelphia J. P. Lippincott Company, Sports Illustrated Library, 1973. A basic and clear introduction to the sport, well-illustrated. SOFT cover, 8vo, drawings and b&w photos throughout, EX-LIBRARY with usual markings on rear endpaper and page edges, 94pp, Fair. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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2 Ballard Exploring the Lusitania

New York: Warner/Madison Press 1995, 1st edition. In August of 1993, the wreck of the Lusitania off the coast of Ireland is studied in detail, and described in words, photos, and paintings by Ken Marschall. Dust jacket, tall 4to in green cloth with gilt titles, index, 228pp, contents as new, Fine. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 Ballard Lost Ships of Guadalcanal, The

New York: Warner/Madison 1993, 1st. The discoverer of the Titanic takes his team to explore an entire WWII naval battlefield, contemporary photos by Michael McCoy, underwater paintings by Ken Marschall. Dust jacket, small folio 9x11.25, blue cloth, as new, Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Ballard, Robert D. Collision with History: PT 109

Washington: National Geographic Society 2002. Ballard, with Maichal H. Morgan, tells of the search for John F. Kennedy's patrol-torpedo boat PT-109. Dust jacket, 4to in grey cloth, 80 b&w and color illustrations, index, 191pp, as new, Fine/Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Ballard, Robert D. Discovery of the Titanic, The

New York: Warner/Madison 1987, 1st edition. Ballard's account of how he found the wreck and then dove 2 1/2 miles to the ocean floor to explore the most famous lost ship. Dust jacket somewhat wrinkled and pasted down, 4to in navy cloth with titles gilt-stamped on front board, full-color paintings by Ken Marschall, illustrated throughout, index, 230pp, perhaps pocket removed from rear endpaper but no ex-library markings, contents clean and tight, Good+. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Ballard, Robert D. Discovery of the Titanic, The

New York: Warner/Madison [1987] 1988, 1st edition, 2nd printing. Ballard's account of how he found the wreck and then dove 2 1/2 miles to the ocean floor to explore the most famous lost ship. Dust jacket fine, 4to in navy cloth with titles gilt-stamped on front board, full-color paintings by Ken Marschall, illustrated throughout, index, 230pp, small ink mark on top edges o/w no marks, contents as new, Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Ballard, Robert D. Discovery of the Titanic, The

New York: Warner/Madison [1987] 1998 reprint edition. Ballard's account of how he found the wreck and then dove 2 1/2 miles to the ocean floor to explore the most famous lost ship. SOFT cover, 12mo, 54 pages of color photos and full-color paintings by Ken Marschall, index, 287pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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8 Ballard, Robert D. Lost Wreck of the Isis, The

Toronto: Madison Press Books 1990. Ballard and his team of archeologists find and explore the wreck of an ancient Roman ship. Dust jacket (the reverse of which is a poster), 4to in pictorial vinyl boards, pictorial endpapers, full colors illustrations throughout, glossary, 64pp, Very Good/Very Good. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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9 Bass, George F. History of Seafaring, A: Based on Underwater Archeology

New York: Walker and Company 1972, 1st edition. Thirteen experienced marine archeologists trace the history of seafaring from the archeological standpoint, illustrated with drawings and photographs, many in full color. Dust jacket chipped at head of spine, 4to in blue cloth, contents clean and tight, 150 color photos, 219 b&w photos, 137 drawings, notes, index, 320pp, contents clean and tight with no marks, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Bass, George F. History of Seafaring, A: Based on Underwater Archeology

New York: Walker and Company 1972, 1st edition. Thirteen experienced marine archeologists trace the history of seafaring from the archeological standpoint, illustrated with drawings and photographs, many in full color. No dust jacket, 4to in blue cloth, contents clean and tight, 150 color photos, 219 b&w photos, 137 drawings, notes, index, 320pp, owner's name on half-title o/s no marks, contents clean and tight, Very Good/-. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Benchley Beast

New York: Random House 1991, 1st printing. The men who created Jaws and the Deep returns with his most thrilling undersea adventure yet. Dust jacket, halfbound in black and white cloth, as new, near Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Borstein, Larry Scuba, Spear and Snorkel

New York: Cowles Book Company, Inc. 1971, 1st edition. Borstein and co-author Berkowitz present the fun and adventure to be found in the pursuit of skin and scuba diving. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, 8vo in blue cloth, dive timetable, glossary, index, 160pp, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Good+. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 Breeden, Robert L. Undersea Treasures

Washington: National Geographic Society 1974. Sweeney and five co-authors present tell of those who find treasure or pleasure beneath the waves--hunters and archeologists. Dust jacket, 4to in blue with design on front board, lavishly illustrated in full color, 200pp, contents as new, Very Good/Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Briggs, Peter 200,000,000 Years Beneath the Sea

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1972, 2nd. The story of the Glomar Challenger--prior to the revelations about her true purpose. Dust jacket, 8vo in green cloth, 16pp b&w plates, index, 228pp, near Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Briggs, Peter 200,000,000 Years Beneath the Sea

New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1971, 1st edition. Briggs presents and account of the 'Glomar Challenger'--the ship that unlocked the secrets of the oceans--told prior to the revelation about her true purpose. Dust jacket, 8vo in green cloth, 16pp b&w plates, index, 228pp, near Fine/near fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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16 Broad, William J. Universe Below, The

New York: Simon & Schuster 1997, 1st printing. A series of breath-taking dives and expeditions to explore the planet's last and most exotic frontier--the ocean depths. Dust jacket, 8vo half-bound in blue cloth and paper, illustrated with b&w drawings by Dimitry Schidlovsky, chronology of deep exploration, glossary, notes, bibliography, index, 422pp, no marks, Fine/near Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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17 Bronson, Earl D. Three-Point Anchoring in the Deep Ocean

Annapolis: U. S. Naval Institute Proceedings, February 1975 reprint. Commander Bronson explains how FLIP (the Navy's Floating Instrument Platform) was successfully anchored in various depths. No cover, 4pp of text, 1 photo, two diagrams, Very Good. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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18 Brower, Kenneth Realms of the Sea

Washington: National Geographic Society [1991] 1992, 2nd printing. Brower, along with the world's foremost underwater photographers, reveals the complexity and beauty of the major marine environments. Dust jacket, 4to in light blue cloth, 188 full-color illustrations, index, 278pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Chapman, Roger No Time on Our Side

Sidney Canada: Gray's Publishing Ltd. 1975, 1st printing. For over 3 days, millions held their breath for two men trapped 1575 feet down in the sea, in the mini-submersible Pisces III. Dust jacket, 8vo in olive paper boards, 168pp, corners lightly bumped, Very Good. 
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20 Chapman, Roger No Time on Our Side

New York: W. W. Norton & Company 1975, 1st US printing. For over 3 days, millions held their breath for two men trapped 1575 feet down in the sea, in the mini-submersible Pisces III. Dust jacket, 8vo in olive paper boards, 168pp, no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Very Good. 
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