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COASTAL REGIONS: VIRGINIA • FLORIDA • THE WEST COAST & ALASKA • OTHER MARITIME BOOKS
Rehoboth Reflections
James Tigner,
Jr..Over250colorphotosdisplaytheplea-
sures,sites,andseashorevistasRehoboth
Beach, Delaware, offers. Captured in
photos and text are Rehoboth’s board-
walk, hotels, shops, amusement places,
and restaurants from which panoramic
vistas of the oceanfront beckon.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 274 color photos
128pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-3156-5 •
hard cover • $19.99
Eastern Shore Perspectives
Antelo De-
vereux, Jr. Over 130 color images propel the
reader along a photographic journey along the
coast: experience the sunrise along the water,
wildlife in marshes where boats appear to be
sitting on the grasses, picturesque colonial
towns, fishing villages where harbors churn
with crab boats, and beyond.
Size:91/8"x81/8"•141colorphotos•80pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4446-6•softcover•$9.99
St. Michaels, Oxford, and the Tal-
bot County Bayside
James Tigner, Jr.
Tour the Maryland’s Talbot County via
more than 255 vintage postcards. Stroll
along Morris Street in Oxford and see
Broad Creek as it used to be or ride the
ferry to St. Michaels.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2"
68 color & 215 b/w
illustrations
PriceGuide
160pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-2708-7
hardcover
$39.95
VIRGINIA
Chincoteague Island
James Tigner,
Jr. 238 color photos & postcard images
capture the beauty and history of Chin-
coteague, Virginia’s largest inhabited
island. Featured among the photos are
the Island Roxy Theater, Miss Molly’s
Inn, the Beebe Ranch, the Misty of
Chincoteague statue, the Assateague
lighthouse, and its world-famous po-
nies. Provides an engaging history of
the island and its ponies.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 238 color photos • 128pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-2919-7 • hard cover • $29.99`
Vintage North End, Virginia Beach: An
Illustrated History
Ann Hanbury Callis &
Danna Cullen. Photo editor Chris Crumley.
Virginia Beach comes alive in this illustrated
history. See the first log cabin to ever be built.
Revisit popular landmarks Holland’s General
Store, Piney Point Club, and the Waverly and
Cavalier hotels. Through 466 images, learn
about the people who lived here and made
Virginia Beach what it is today.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 466 images • Index • 168pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4088-8•hardcover•$34.99
Greetings from Hampton Roads,
Virginia
James Tigner. Here is a cele-
brationof thehistoryofHamptonRoads
and the lower tidewater Chesapeake
Bay region. 525 color photos, vintage
postcards,andothermemorabilia cover
the historic Virginia region from the
mouth of the bay, including Cape
Charles and Cape Henry, to Hampton
Roads. The resorts of Buckroe Beach
and Ocean View are included.
Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 551 color photos • Price Guide • 224pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-2836-7 • hard cover • $34.99
Assateague
2nd Edition
William H. Wroten, Jr. The
northernmost island of a chain from Delaware to Cape
Charles,Virginia. Includes itsdiscovery,early inhabitants,
settlement, recreational facilities, and natural history,
including its famous ponies of unknown origin, which
have roamed there since the late seventeenth century.
Size: 6" x 9" • 37 b/w illustrations & 2 maps • 64pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3821-2 • soft cover • $4.99
Ghosts, Legends, and Lore of Hampton Roads
Cecilia Petretto. Chill to accounts describing odd hap-
penings and ghost sightings by residents, employees,
and paranormal teams as they experience haunted
houses, ghost tours, and just plain creepiness. Find a
paranormal group to join in the area and see ghostly
research, photos, and a special introduction to the
world of ghosts.
Size: 6" x 9" • 60 b/w photos • 160pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3426-9 • soft cover • $14.99
Southern Decoys of Virginia and the Car-
olinas
Henry A. Fleckenstein. The decoy and
waterfowlinghistoryofthis importantregionalong
thesouthAtlanticcoast isthoroughlypresented in
this comprehensive study. The book fully covers
all of the major makers of decoys in the eastern
shore of Virginia and the coast of North Carolina
aswellasmakers fromotherareaswhosedecoys
were used there.
Size: 8 1/2’’ x 11’’ • 64 color, 549 b/w photos
Index • 232pp.
ISBN: 0-916838-86-2 • hard cover • $39.50
FLORIDA
A History of the Alligator: Florida’s
Favorite Reptile
Donald D. Spencer.
Alligators have intrigued Floridians for
more than500years,becomingsymbols,
mascots, pets, handbags, food, lug-
gage, and souvenirs. Their history is told
through more than 270 color images.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 271 color images
• Index/Price Guide • 144pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3083-4 • soft cover
• $24.99
Florida Ghosts & Pirates: Jacksonville, Fernandi-
na, Amelia Island, St. Augustine, Daytona
C. Lee
Martin. Ghosts, murder, mayhem, pirates, shipwrecks,
and more can be found along the northern Atlantic
coast of Florida. Take a tour of the First Coast and
beyond to an era of scandal and plunder, from days
of pirates and Spanish conquerors to modern-day
scandals along the sea’s stormy side. The ghostly
legacy of Florida’s coast lingers and will chill you.
Size: 6" x 9" • 38 b/w photos • 160pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3020-9 • soft cover • $14.99
Florida At War
Donald D. Spencer. Through
256 images, relive the days when the state’s
waterways challenged the defensive capabilities
of nations seeking to colonize it, including Spain,
France, and England. Visit the many forts and
camps that were built to protect and develop
the state, including Fort Caroline, Castillo de
San Marcos, Fort Myers, and Camp Blanding.
This is an excellent resource for educators and
history and military buffs.
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 256 images • Index • 192pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3714-7 • hard cover • $34.99
THE WEST COAST & ALASKA
Pier Pressure: California Piers from
San Diego to San Francisco
Kathy
Schroeder. 500 color photos of 51 piers
along coastal California including the
MaritimeMuseumatHydeStreetPier,the
world-famous Fisherman’s Wharf in San
Francisco,andmanymore.Piersofallsizes
and stature are found throughout these
pages and will have you wanting to visit
these incredible places for yourself. Size:
11" x 8 1/2" • 448 color & 52 b/w images • Index • 192pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4353-7 • hard cover • $34.99
LostTreasureShipsoftheOregonCoast
Theodore
Schellhase.TheearlyhistoryofOregon fromthe journals
ofexplorersAlexanderMackenzie,DavidThompson,and
Lewis & Clark. Read about journeys into Oregon and
first encounters with Native Americans on the coast.
Hear legends of white-winged ships that first came to
these shores and eyewitness accounts of survivors from
shipwrecks who intermarried with local tribes. Return
to the days of treasure ships and their mysteries along
the Oregon coast.
Size: 6" x 9" • 34 b/w photos & ills. • Index • 176pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3197-8 • soft cover • $14.99
Alaskan Maritime
Jim Gibbs. Photos of Alas-
kan sailing vessels, ports, lighthouses, and
historical figures are featured, along with epic
stories, unusual shipwrecks, and a history of the
cruise industry and modern cargo transport. A
vicarious tour of the “Frozen North."
Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 311 photos • 176pp.
ISBN: 0-7643-0035-0 • soft cover • $29.95
OTHER MARITIME BOOKS
A Cruise Ship Primer: History &
Operations
Craig A. Munsart. Il-
lustrated with 172 images, this book
examines cruise ships during their
design, construction, operation, and
decommissioning, as well as provides
future projections for the industry. A
great resource for designers, architects,
shipbuilders, and the cruise ship passen-
ger. Take it along with you when you sail.
Size:11"x8.5"•172 illustrations•256pp.
ISBN:978-0-87033-638-6•soft•$29.99
The Cr uise Ship Phenomenon in North America
Brian J. Cudahy. This book gives the reader a sense
of the scope of the cruise ship industry, tracing the
backgrounds of various cruise lines and providing
information about the time, money, and effort that
go into the myriad details encountered between
building plan and cruising itinerary. An unrivaled
work of reference.
Size:7"x10"•122bwphotos, index•384pp.
ISBN:978-0-87033-529-7•hard•$36.95
United States Coastal Charts, 1738-1861
Peter J. Guthorn. Between the end of the Amer-
ican Revolution and the beginning of the Civil
War were crucial years in the history of American
coastal charting. This volume contains these
charts, as well as a detailed look at the hydrog-
raphers and companies who produced them.
Size:9"x12"•140charts•272pp.
ISBN:0-88740-019-1•hard•$59.00
Beachcombing the Pacific
Amos L. Wood. Beach-
combing the Pacific will show you techniques to
enhance your discovery potential and improve the
results of your efforts.
Size:6"x9"•146bwphotos•225pp.
ISBN:0-88740-097-3•soft•$9.95
Great American Schooner Yachts
Rudolph Arp. In this in-depth look at
some of the great American schooner
yachts, the author uses both the original
plansanddrawingsandcurrentandpast
images to discuss their construction and
history. There is also detailed informa-
tion about the designers of these boats
and their contributions to the trade.
Size:11.75"x9"•389photos•256pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4089-5•hard•$49.99
Sailing Fascination
Heinrich Hecht,
Text by Hans-Harald Schack. Hecht ranks
among theworld’smost renownedsailing
photographers. The America’s Cup and
Olympic sailing competitions are his field
just as much as classic yachting and
picturesque sailing on the Steinhuder
Meer. It is the broad spectrum of sailing
and yachting that fascinates the versatile
photographer. Size:11.75"x9"•over300
color images•264pp.ISBN:978-0-7643-4268-4•hard•$50.00
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