Ships & Shipbuilding

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Master Shipbuilders of Newfoundland and

By Calvin Evans

The fishery, the seal cull, the settlement, the culture—the history of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador has been shaped and witnessed from the deck of sea-going vessels, and those vessels were sparred with local timbers, planked and rigged by the hands of our master ... Read more

Master Shipbuilders of Newfoundland and Labrador, vol 2: Notre Dame Bay to Petty Harbour

By Calvin Evans

The fishery, the seal cull, the settlement, the culture—the history of Newfoundland and Labrador has been shaped and witnessed from the deck of sea-going vessels, and those vessels were sparred with local timbers, planked and rigged by the hands of our master shipbuilders. ... Read more

SS Atlantic

By Greg Cochkanoff & Bob Chaulk

Winner, Dartmouth Book Award for Non-Fiction, Democracy 250 Atlantic Book Award for Historical Writing, and Next Generation Indie Book Award, Historical Non-Fiction

It's a cold April night on the high seas. A ship steams quickly towards port. Aboard are wealthy passengers enjoying ... Read more