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Mrs. Chippy's Last Expedition: The Remarkable Journal of Shackleton's Polar-Bound Cat

By: "Alexander, Caroline"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harpercollins:

Seller ID: 9780060175467

ISBN: 006017546X

Condition: very good


As chronicled in the classic Endurance, Shackleton's expedition to Antarctica is regarded as one of the most perilous in history. After sailing halfway around the world, his ship became trapped in a sea of ice, and during the subsequent weeks, then months, as the ice thickened, its hull was eventually crushed. All 29 crew members were pushed to their limits to survive ... including the level-headed, quick-thinking Mrs. Chippy, a robust (male) cat.No ordinary cat, Mrs.... View more info

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Rock Climbing (Adventure Sports)

By: "Barry, John, Shepherd, Nigel"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Stackpole Books:

Seller ID: 9780811722315

ISBN: 0811722317

Condition: GOOD


The Adventure Sports books are the perfect introduction to the skills and equipment needed to master six exciting sports. Each title in the series is packed with expert information on technique, equipment, safety, and competition; every topic is illustrated with dozens of full-color photographs and drawings. View more info

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Seven Summits

By: "Bass, Dick, Wells, Frank, Ridgeway, Rick"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing:

Seller ID: 9780446385169

ISBN: 0446385166

Condition: GOOD


Two Undaunted Men Frank Wells was the head of a major motion picture studio. Dick Bass had made his fortune as an energy and resort entrepreneur. In middle age, both men left behind home, family, and successful careers to share an impossible dream. Seven Unconquered Summits The challenge: be the first to climb the highest mountain on each of seven continents, from McKinley to Kilimanjaro to Everest. The obstacles: many and merciless, from ice storms to illness to a measu... View more info

The Deep

By: "Benchley, Peter"

Price: $1.25

Publisher: Bantam Doubleday Dell:

Seller ID: 9780553104226

ISBN: 0553104225

Condition: GOOD


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"Anne Bonny, Pirate Queen: The True Saga of a Fabulous Female Buccaneer)"

By: "Brown, Douglas"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Derby, CT", 1962

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 1NP002

Condition: GOOD+


"Appears unread but has slight corner bumps to outside corners. Tight, light age tanning of pages, clean except for faint age soil to cover edges, slight curl and tilt. Owner's stamp on front cover. Number written on first free page. ""Anne and Jim (Bonny) shipped out with the notorious Captain Blackbeard, raiding, killing and looting, and establishing their reputations as free-booters who would stop at nothing in their quest for wealth and adventure..."&... View more info

"Pellucidar (Pellucidar, No 2)"

By: "Burroughs, Edgar Rice"

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Ballantine Books:

Seller ID: 9780345366696

ISBN: 0345366697

Condition: GOOD


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One Thousand Metres Down: True Adventures Under the Earth

By: "Cadoux, Jean"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: NY, 1957

Seller ID: 8DT021

Condition: VERY GOOD+/Good-(DJ)


"Tight, bright. Clean interior, light age soil to exterior edges and endpapers, faint tilt. DJ is intact but rubbed, lightly age-soiled and has frayed edges. How a 1956 French expedition set a new spelunking record exploring the Cuves de Sassenage. Book tells the tale of the week long expedition to 4000 feet (1130 metres) below the ground. Includes maps and black and white photos." View more info

The yachting book of coastwise navigation

By: "Campbell, Stafford"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: "Dodd, Mead":

Seller ID: 9780396083566

ISBN: 0396083560

Condition: GOOD


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Eaters of the Dead

By: "Crichton, Michael"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper:

Seller ID: 9780061782633

ISBN: 0061782637

Condition: GOOD


The year is A.D. 922. A refined Arab courtier, representative of the powerful Caliph of Baghdad, encounters a party of Viking warriors who are journeying to the barbaric North. He is appalled by their Viking customs--the wanton sexuality of their pale, angular women, their disregard for cleanliness . . . their cold-blooded human sacrifices. But it is not until they reach the depths of the Northland that the courtier learns the horrifying and inescapable truth: He has ... View more info

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Vixen 03 (Dirk Pitt Adventure)

By: "Cussler, Clive"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553273908

ISBN: 0553273906

Condition: GOOD


1954. "Vixen 03" is down. The plane, bound for the Pacific carrying thirty-six Doomsday bombs -- canisters armed with quick-death germs of unbelievable potency -- vanishes. Vixen has in fact crashed into an ice-covered lake in Colorado. 1988. Dirk Pitt, who heroically raised the "Titanic," discovers the wreckage of "Vixen 03," But two deadly canisters are missing. They're in the hands of a terrorist group. Their lethal mission: to sail a battleship seventy-five miles up ... View more info

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Treasure

By: "Cussler, Clive"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Pocket Books:

Seller ID: 9780671704650

ISBN: 0671704656

Condition: GOOD


Charts of lost gold...breathtaking art and rarevolumes...maps of hidden oil and mineral deposits thatcould change the world's balance of power.Now DIRK PITT discovers the secret trail of thetreasures of Alexandria -- a trail that plunges him into abrutal conspiracy for total domination of the globe. Zealotsthreaten to unseat the governments of Egypt and Mexico,exposing America to invasion and economic collapse.Suddenly, from East to West, anarchists reach their deadlyten... View more info

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Polar Shift

By: "Cussler, Clive"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: JOVE:

Seller ID: 9780425210482

ISBN: 0425210480

Condition: GOOD


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arctic drift

By: "cussler, clive"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BERKLEY PUB GROUP:

Seller ID: 9780425231456

ISBN: 0425231453

Condition: GOOD


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Poseidon's Arrow

By: "Cussler, Clive"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BERKLEY PUB GROUP:

Seller ID: 9780425265055

ISBN: 0425265056

Condition: GOOD


It is the greatest advance in American defense technology in decades--an attack submarine capable of incredible underwater speeds. There is only one problem: A key element of the prototype is missing--and the man who developed it is dead. At the same time, ships have started vanishing mid-ocean, usually never to be found again, but when they are, sometimes bodies are found aboard...burned to a crisp. What is going on? And what does it have to do with an Italian subm... View more info

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Vixen 03: A Novel

By: "Cussler, Clive"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780440423140

ISBN: 0440423147

Condition: very good


A RIVETING, DEATH-DEFYING DIRK PITT ADVENTURE 1954: Vixen 03 is down. The plane, bound for the Pacific carrying thirty-six Doomsday Bombs--canisters armed with quick-death germs of unbelievable potency--vanishes. Vixen has in fact crashed into an ice-covered lake in Colorado. 1988: Dirk Pitt, who heroically raised the "Titanic," discovers the wreckage of Vixen 03. But two deadly canisters are missing. They're in the hands of a terrorist group. Their lethal ... View more info

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Deep Six (Dirk Pitt)

By: "Cussler, Clive"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pocket Star:

Seller ID: 9781416516859

ISBN: 1416516859

Condition: GOOD


A ghost ship drifts across the northern Pacific.... A Soviet luxury liner burns like a funeral pyre.... And the U.S. President's yacht is heading for disaster.... Somewhere off the coast of Alaska, a sunken cargo poses a threat of unthinkable proportions. Potentially, the lost shipment of chemicals could destroy all life in the ocean -- and perhaps the world -- unless DIRK PITT(R) can find it first. But time is running out for the NUMA agent and his team. ... View more info

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The Race (An Isaac Bell Adventure)

By: "Cussler, Clive"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: 9780425250440

ISBN: 042525044X

Condition: GOOD


On the ocean liner Mauretania, two European scientists with a groundbreaking new invention are rescued from abduction by the Van Dorn Detective Agency's intrepid chief investigator, Isaac Bell. Unfortunately, they are not so lucky when the thugs attack a second time--and one of the scientists dies. What are the scientists holding that is so precious? Only something that will revolutionize business and world culture--and perhaps something more. For war clouds are loo... View more info

The Eye of Heaven (A Sam and Remi Fargo Adventure)

By: "Cussler, Clive, Blake, Russell"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: 9780425275177

ISBN: 0425275175

Condition: GOOD


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Ghost Ship (The Numa Files)

By: "Cussler, Clive, Brown, Graham"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: 9780425275146

ISBN: 0425275140

Condition: GOOD


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Treasure of Khan (A Dirk Pitt Novel)

By: "Cussler, Clive, Cussler, Dirk"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: 9780425218235

ISBN: 0425218236

Condition: GOOD


Genghis Khan almost conquered the world. Now, one man wants to finish the job-unless Dirk Pitt can stop him. View more info