Cal Maritime Library
- Vallejo, CA
Availability: 188.8.131.52/... The Wolverine / directed by James Mangold ; screenplay by Mark Bomback and Scott Frank. Vulnerable for the first time and pushed to his limits, Logan confronts not only lethal samurai steel but also his inner struggle against his own immortality
Availability: 184.108.40.206/... Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit / directed by Kenneth Branagh ; written by Adam Cozad and David Koepp. CIA recruit Jack Ryan is caught in a dangerous web of intrigue spun between his unsuspecting fiancée, a shadowy government agent, and a ruthless Russian criminal
Availability: 220.127.116.11/... Ender's Game / Gavin Hood, screenplay & direction. A hostile alien race attacked Earth, and if not for the legendary heroics of Fleet Commander Mazer Rackham, all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, Colonel Hyrum Graff is training only the best young children. Ender Wiggin, a shy, but brilliant boy, is soon ordained by Graff as the military's next great hope.
Availability: 18.104.22.168/... Star Trek Into Darkness / directed by J.J. Abrams ; written by Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman & Damon Lindelof. When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find that an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving the world in a state of crisis.
Availability: 22.214.171.124/... The Lego Movie / written & directed by Phil Lord, Christopher Miller. Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure, is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world.
Availability: 126.96.36.199/... A Military History of Japan : From the Age of the Samurai to the 21st Century / John T. Kuehn. This comprehensive volume traces the evolution of Japanese military history--from 300 AD to present day foreign relations--and reveals how the country's cultural views of power, violence, and politics helped shape Japan's long and turbulent history of war.
Availability: 188.8.131.52/... Underwater Robots [Third edition] / by Gianluca Antonelli. This book, now at the third edition, addresses the main control aspects in underwater manipulation tasks. The mathematical model with significant impact on the control strategy is discussed.
Availability: 184.108.40.206/... Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific / Robert D. Kaplan. An examination of the future role of the South China sea in international relations and a tour of the nations surrounding the South China Sea and their interests in the region.
Availability: 220.127.116.11/... Circuits in the Sea: The Men, the Ships, and the Atlantic Cable / Chester G. Hearn. This book tells the story of the scientific talent and technological prowess of two nations that joined forces to connect themselves with a communications cable that would change the world.
Availability: 18.104.22.168/... The Korean War: An International History by Wada Haruki. Drawing on archival and other primary sources in Russia, China, the United States, South Korea, Taiwan, and Japan, the author moves beyond national histories to provide the first comprehensive understanding of the Korean War as an international conflict from the perspective of all of the major actors.
Availability: 22.214.171.124/... Our America: A Hispanic History of the United States / Felipe Fernández-Armesto. With the profile of the United States increasingly Hispanic, the importance of recovering the Hispanic dimension to our national story has never been greater.
Availability: 126.96.36.199/... The People's Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited / Louisa Lim. Despite its emergence from backward isolation into a dynamic world economic power, a quarter-century after the People's Army crushed unarmed protestors--labeled anti-revolutionaries--in Tiananmen Square on June 4, 1989, the defining event of China's modern history remains buried.
Availability: 188.8.131.52/... Rescue of the Bounty: Disaster and Survival in Superstorm Sandy / Michael J. Tougias and Douglas Al Campbell. An all-new harrowing maritime tale of the sinking and rescue efforts surrounding the HMS Bounty--the actual replica used in the 1962 remake of the 1935 classic Mutiny on the Bounty--which sank during Hurricane Sandy with sixteen aboard.
Availability: 184.108.40.206/... The Sovereign Map: Theoretical Approaches in Cartography through History / by Christian Jacob. A novel work in the history of cartography, The Sovereign Map argues that maps are as much about thinking as seeing, as much about the art of persuasion as the science of geography.
Availability: 220.127.116.11/... U-Boats of the Second World War: Their Longest Voyages / Jak P. Mallmann Showell. An account of life on German U-boats during the Second World War. It describes in detail the conditions in which the crews operated in as they undertook long-distance missions to the United States, Africa and the Far East.
Availability: 18.104.22.168/... Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers / written by Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur ; design, Alan Smith ; editor and contributing co-author, Tim Clark ; production, Patrick van der Pijl ; co-created by an amazing crowd of 470 practitioners from 45 countries.