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Richardson, Gillian

Summary: "Ships have sailed through human history for thousands of years. Sometimes, their dramatic voyages have even changed the course of the world. For centuries, ships have brought cultures together in peace or conflict, played a role in wars and revolutions, and transformed societies. Climb on deck for 10 ocean adventures, starting with the groundbreaking exploits of Zheng He's 15th-century...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Annick Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 623.8 RIC

Hoehling, A. A. (Adolph A.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Madison Books 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 387.5 HOE

Feltner, Charles E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seajay Publications 1982

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1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL 016.3865 FEL

Sherman, Elizabeth B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.457 SHE

Touche, Fred

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: F. Touche] 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.58 TOU

Contents: v. 1. Actium, Battle of-- Ex Voto -- v. 2. Factory Ship-- Navies, great powers, Japan -- v. 3. Navies, great powers: Portugal-- shipyards -- v. 4. Siebe, Augustus-- Zheng He topical outline of entries, diractory of contributors, index.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2007

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4 available in Reference, Call number: R 623.8 OXF-1
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Call number: R 623.8 OXF-4

Brogdon, Bill.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: International Marine/McGraw-Hill 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 623.89 BRO

Macdonald, Fiona

Summary: Uses humor in both text and illustrations to describe what it would require to launch a voyage of discovery, what shipboard life would be like, and what the rewards would be using the voyages of Columbus as an example.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Watts, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 970 MAC

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: O'Meara-Brown Publications 1998

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 797.1097 Lake

Brazer, Marjorie Cahn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Contemporary Books 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.1 BRA

Brown, Otis S.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: C & O Research 1994

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 623.89 Brown 1994

Millar, John Fitzhugh.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thirteen Colonies Press 1986

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Barrie, David

Summary: "A globetrotting voyage of discovery celebrating the navigational superpowers of animals -- by land, sea, and sky. Animals plainly know where they're going, but how they get there has remained surprisingly mysterious -- until now. In Supernavigators, award-winning author David Barrie catches us up on the cutting-edge science. Here are astounding animals of every stripe: Dung beetles that steer...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Experiment 2019

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Summary: Surveys the latest developments in safety systems, marine electronics, radar, and communications, and includes information on tides, and currents, weather, and navigation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hearst Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 623.88 CHA

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Superior Port Cities, Inc. 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.45 SHI

Kentley, Eric.

Summary: A history of the development and uses of boats, ships, and rafts, from birch-bark canoes to luxury liners.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 623.8 KEN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 623.8 KEN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 623.8 KEN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 623.8 KEN

Young, Karen Romano.

Summary: "In the world's last uncharted frontier, most things are on the move--often a long move. Using maps and charts, oceanography and navigational tools, intrepid explorers and researchers have followed the ocean's pathways and created some of their own"--Front jacket flap.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 2007

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Amerikaner, Susan

Summary: Spirited Polynesian teenager Moana sets sail in search of a fabled island and along the way teams up with her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui, to traverse the open sea. They are on a voyage to return the heart of Te Fiti and save Moana's village.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE AME

Barry, James P

Summary: From the Indian canoe to the largest ships, this fascinating book carries the reader through three centuries of marine growth and adventure on the Great Lakes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Howell-North Books 1973

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977 BAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 977.4 BAR

Boyer, Dwight.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Freshwater Press 1966

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.4 BOY

Lajiness, Katie

Summary: This book will delight young readers as they learn about the homing pigeon's Awesome Animal Power. Basic information is covered, such as life cycle, range, diet, predators, and threats. Table of contents, body diagram, map, fun facts, facts page, glossary, and index are included.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Big Buddy Books, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2018

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2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 598.65 LAJ

Pigafetta, Antonio

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marsilio Publishers 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.41 PIG

Sutcliffe, Andrea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 623.8722 SUT

Bellec, François.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Press 2002

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 910.9 BEL

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