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THE LOST MEN The Harrowing Saga of Shackleton's Ross Sea Expedition KELLY TYLER-LEWIS The lesser-known story of Shackleton's support party, who for two years were marooned in Antarctica and forced to fight for their survival against all odds. Viking

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NELSON'S TRAFALGAR The Battle That Changed the World ROY ADKINS "A compelling mixture of historical narrative and quoted first-person accounts .. .witl1 just ilie right amount of technical information, Adkins has produced ilie book against which all Trafalgar books will be measured." - Library Journal. Viking

The Dreams, Schemes, and Showdowns That Built America's Cruise-Ship Empire KRISTOFFER GARIN "Provides memorably chilling insights into behind-tlie-scenes trickery that goes into

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TRAFALGAR Edited with an Introdu ction !?>' Tom Pocock

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BREAKING SHIPS How Supertankers and Cargo Ships Are Dismantled on the Beaches of Bangladesh ROLA ND BUERK "Buerk takes ilie Upton Sinclair route to chronicling tlie six-month process of disassembling a 38,000-ton oil tanker on the beaches of Bangladesh."-Publishers Weekly. 192 pp.

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An Eyewitness History

creating the illusion of fun in the sun. 0-452-28734-0

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Cham berlain Brothers

crucial naval battle offering glimpses of

Plume 384 pp. Available f1~y 2006

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