We hope that you will enjoy the very special offers for this month. Happy New Year!
PUBLISHED 20 NOVEMBER 2014 Written by Dominic and Bernard McCall, "Tugs in Camera" is a superb colour photographic album of tugs, accompanied by detailed captions. It is an A4-sized, hardback book with one colour photograph and caption on each of the 96 pages.
Written by Nick Robins and published on 16 July 2014, this book is a very comprehensive maritime history of the Tyne-Tees Steam Shipping Company and includes many excellent colour and black/white illustrations. This story of the company and antecedent companies and associate interests has never been told in full before.
Written by Ian Collard, Cruise Ships of the Mersey is a full colour and vintage black & white album looking at examples of the wide variety of cruise ships to have visited the River Mersey since the 1930s. Each photograph is accompanied by a caption. It is a softback book with 96 pages and over 95 photographs.
For more than 100 years small elegant ferries forged links across the world's straits, channels and estuaries carrying passengers to and from the European continent. Superseded by the carrying the late 1960s, they are now but a fond memory; here, though, they are brought wonderfully to life, described and depicted in more than 300 evocative photographs.
This book is written by Nick Robins. The General Steam Navigation Company based on the River Thames was well-known for its excursion services in addition to liner routes linking the east coast of the UK to many other ports in Europe. Its later story is a familiar one of a traditional shipping company trying to come to terms with the container age and...
This 186 page, A4 softback book has been written by Mike Dovey and Ken Bottoms, and published by TPO & Seapost Society in August 2014. It is a short history of the company with a comprehensive, well illustrated fleet list. It is now being offered at £15 instead of the original price of £28.50.