The Northern Mariner/Le Marin du Nord

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 Donald A. Maxton, ed. Chasing the Bounty. The Voyages of the Pandora and  Matavy.  Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland,, 2020.  x+190 pp., illustrations, maps, appendices, glossary, notes, bibliography, index.  US $39.95, paper; ISBN 978-1-4766-7938-9. (E-book available.) 

Angus Konstam. The Pirate World. A History of the Most Notorious Sea Robbers. Oxford, UK: Osprey Publishing,, 2018. 336 pp., illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. US $35.00, CDN $47.00, cloth; ISBN 987-1-4728-3097-5.

Buddy Levy. Labyrinth of Ice. The Triumphant and Tragic Greely Polar Expedition.  New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press,, 2019. 376 pp., illustrations,  maps, etc. US $29.95, cloth; ISBN 978-1-125018-219-7. (E-book available.)

Mark Jessop. The Royal Navy in the Napoleonic Age. Senior Service 1800-1815. Barnsley, S. Yorks: Pen and Sword History,, 2019. xi+180 pp., illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. UK £19.99, US $39.95, cloth; ISBN 978-1-52672-037-5.

Kris Lane and Arne Bialuschewski. Piracy in the Early Modern Era. An Anthology of Sources. Indianapolis, IN: Hackett Publishing,, 2019. xxiii+

169 pp., illustrations, maps, glossary, bibliography, index. US $18.00, UK £17.99, paper; ISBN 978-1-62466-824-1. 

Peter Hore (ed.) The Trafalgar Chronicle, New Series 4. Barnsley, S. York: Seaforth Publishing,, 2019. 239 pp., illustrations, maps, tables, biographies, notes. UK £20.00, paper; ISBN 978-1-5267-5950-4.

James J Bloom. Rome Rules the Waves. Barnsley, S. Yorks: Pen and Sword,, 2019. xxviii+288 pp., illustrations, maps, bibliography, index.    UK £25.00, US $42.95, cloth; ISBN 978-1-78159-024-9.

Johan Lund Heinsen. Mutiny in the Danish Atlantic World: Convicts, Sailors and a Dissonant Empire. London, UK: Bloomsbury Press,, 2019. vii+ 224 pp., illustrations, notes, index. UK £39.95, paper; ISBN 978-1-350-10925-4. (E-book available.)

Takeo Yoshikawa. (Andrew Mitchell, trans.) Japan’s Spy at Pearl Harbor. Memoir of an Imperial Secret Agent.  Jefferson, NC: McFarland Books,,

2020. vii+299 pp., illustrations, tables, notes, index.  US $35.00, paper; ISBN 978-1-4766-7699-9. (E-book available.)

Angus Konstam. Tirpitz in Norway. X-craft midget submarines raid the fjords, Operation Source 1943. Oxford, UK: Osprey Publishing,, 2020. 80 pp., illustrations, map, bibliography, index. UK £13.99, US $22.00, CDN $29.00, paper; ISBN 987-1-4728-3585-7

James R. Holmes.  A Brief Guide to Maritime Strategy. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press,, 2019. xiii+183 pp., notes, index.  US $24.95, paper. ISBN 978-1-68247-381-8.

Jason Q. Bohm. From the Cold War to ISIL. One Marine’s Journey.  Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press,, 2019. xiv+265 pp., illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. US $39.95, cloth; ISBN 978-1-68247-457-0.

M. Ernest Marshall. Rear Admiral Herbert V. Wiley. A Career in Airships and Battleships. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press,, 2019. xii+323 pp., Illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. US $38.95, cloth; ISBN 978-1-68247-317-7.

Ron Macdonald. Deeper into the Darkness. Dunbeath, Scotland: Whittles Publishing,, 2018. xii+240 pp., illustrations, maps, tables,.glossary. US $25.95, UK £19.95, paper; ISBN 978-1-84995-360-3.

Jim Wellman. Challengers of the Sea. St. John’s, NL: Flanker Press Ltd.,, 2018. xiii+217 pp., illustrations, index. CDN $19.95, paper; ISBN 978-1-77117-676-7.


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