The AAMH has produced, or assisted in the production of many other maritime history publications. Below is a list of some of these publications.

Sir William Crowther's Hobart

First published by the AAMH in 1979 as a supplement to Vol 1 Number 2 of The Great Circle, this rare publication is now available here for the first time.
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Contributing to Australia’s Maritime History: The Australian Association for Maritime History by Peter Ridgway

This paper on the AAMH's contribution to maritime history in Australia was delivered to the International Maritime History Association Congress in 2016.
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During the war, Fremantle was an important international base for over 170 US, British and Dutch submarines. The secrecy surrounding the operation of the base meant that its existence was little known at the time and, until now, largely forgotten by history.

Lynne Cairns, 2011, Secret Fleets: Fremantle’s World War II Submarine Base
(ISBN 9781920843526; Revised enlarged 2nd edition)
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Graeme Broxam, 1998, Shipping Arrivals and Departures: Tasmania
(Volume 3 1843-1850; ISBN 0-0586561-3-4)

A Roebuck Book published by Navarine Publishing with financial assistance from the Australian Association for Maritime History.


Stuart M. Frank, 1996, Oooh, You New York Girls!: The Urban Pastorale in Ballads and Songs about Sailors Ashore in the Big City
(ISBN 0-937854-34-4)

This publication contains the text of Stuart Frank’s Vaughan Evans Memorial Lecture, delivered at the Western Australian Maritime Museum in Fremantle on 11 November 1995. Co-published by the Kendall Whaling Museum and the Australian Association for Maritime History.


Malcolm Tull (comp.), A Bibliography of University Theses on Australian Maritime History
(ISBN 0-9681288-0-7)

This bibliography was published by the International Maritime Economic History Association, St. John’s Newfoundland, in 1996.



(1775-1859 (ISBN 0-646-09183-2))

Published by A.G.E. Jones jointly with the Australian Association for Maritime History and International Maritime Economic History Association, St. John’s Newfoundland.


New Directions in Maritime History Selected Conference Papers

Note: These papers were published by the AAMH for its 1993 New Directions in Maritime History Conference. Click title to open paper.

Mother of Pearl Cultivation                                        Pearling Industry                                                              Cray (Lobster) Fishing

Aboriginal Maritime Art in Macassan Tripang and Pearling Industry                                               1907 Imperial Shipping Conference

Before Broome                                                        Pearling Industry Economics

Diet, Disease and Death at Sea

P & O and the Australian Trades

Ships Measurements

Stevedoring at Fremantle

Traditional Arab Shipping and Navigation

The New Zealand Coastal Trade

Admiralty Charts of a Surveyor General


Maritime History Beyond 2000 Conference - Selected Papers 

These papers were presented at the AAMH International Conference 11-14 December 2001

 uploads/documents/2001conference/Kennerley.pdf        uploads/documents/2001conference/Qu.pdf

uploads/documents/2001conference/Johnsen_etal.pdf   uploads/documents/2001conference/khiun.pdf

uploads/documents/2001conference/paine.pdf     uploads/documents/2001conference/reeves.pdf

uploads/documents/2001conference/slope.pdf     uploads/documents/2001conference/veering_compressed.pdf

uploads/documents/2001conference/ramskjaer.pdf   uploads/documents/2001conference/kaukiainen.pdf

uploads/documents/2001conference/olukoju.pdf