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DESKTOP COMPASSES Salute a personal voyageretirement, promotion, or the completion of se1·vice-with a desktop compass. Three models, all first-class construction and made in the U.S.A.:

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We are eager to purchase single volumes or entire collections in these subject areas. Ten Pound Island Book Co. 76 Langsford Street, Gloucester, MA 01930 (978) 283-5299 e-mail: tenpound@shore .net web: www.tenpound.com Catalog available on request.

SHIPMATE dry card co mpass in heavy solid b rass, ca rd 2 1/4" dia. , base 2 3/4" d ia. . .................. . ...... $70 COMMODORE HB oi l-fi ll ed com pass in hardwood base, card 3" dia., base 5 112" x 5 I /2" ....... ........... . ... $245 COMMODORE BX o il-fill ed compass gi mball ed in box, card 3" d ia., Honduras mahogany box 6 I /4" x 6 1/4" with lift-off lid or hinged lid. ....... .. . .............. $35 0 Free li terature on requ esc 800-992-3045

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Sea History 103 - Winter 2002-2003  

8 The American Achievement by Sea, by Peter Stanford • 13 America's First Frigates: The Luck of Thirteen, by Salvatore R. Mercogliano • 18...

Sea History 103 - Winter 2002-2003  

8 The American Achievement by Sea, by Peter Stanford • 13 America's First Frigates: The Luck of Thirteen, by Salvatore R. Mercogliano • 18...

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