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Endurance

Endurance

by Caroline Alexander

In August 1914 Sir Ernest Shackleton and a crew of twenty-seven set sail aboard the Endurance bound for the South Atlantic - their goal to be the first explorers ever to cross Antarctica. Weaving a treacherous path through the icy Weddell Sea, they came within eighty miles of their destination when the ship became trapped in the ice pack. For the next ten months they waited for the ice to break, but it never did, instead crushing the Endurance in its flows, leaving the crew stranded. With remarkable... Read more about this item
Sailing Alone Around the World

Sailing Alone Around the World

by Captain Joshua Slocum

Joshua Slocum, one of the most famous of American sea captains, really was the first to single-handedly circumnavigate the world. The epitome of Yankee independence, he had risen from a seaman to the captain of his own ship. Marooned in Brazil, he built a "canoe" in which he returned to America (see The Voyage of the Liberdade). At loose ends at fifty-one, he was offered an old oyster boat which he rebuilt into the 37' Spray and in 1895 he took off from Boston for the Straits of Gibraltar. He is a... Read more about this item
Graveyard Of the Atlantic

Graveyard Of the Atlantic

by David Stick

This is a factual account of hundreds of dramatic losses, heroic rescues, and violent adventures at the stormy meeting place of northern and southern winds and water - the Graveyard of the Atlantic off the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Tinkerbelle

Tinkerbelle

by Robert Manry

Survive the Savage Sea

Survive the Savage Sea

by Dougal Robertson

Minerva Reef

Minerva Reef

by Olaf Ruhen

Hm Bark Endeavour

Hm Bark Endeavour

by Ray Parkin

The Night Lives On

The Night Lives On

by Walter Lord

The Log Of the "Cutty Sark

The Log Of the "Cutty Sark

by Basil Lubbock

The Ashley Book Of Knots

The Ashley Book Of Knots

by Clifford W Ashley

Singlehanded Sailing

Singlehanded Sailing

by Richard Henderson

Titanic

Titanic

by Don Lynch

My Old Man and The Sea

My Old Man and The Sea

by David; Hays, Daniel Hays

The Only Way To Cross

The Only Way To Cross

by John Maxtone-Graham

Heavy Weather Sailing

Heavy Weather Sailing

by K Adlard Coles

The Defeat Of the Spanish Armada

The Defeat Of the Spanish Armada

by Garrett Mattingly

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Under the Sea-Wind

by Rachel L Carson

Under the Sea Wind (1941) is the first book by Rachel Carson. Originally published by Simon & Schuster, it received very good reviews but sold poorly in its first edition. After Carson's success with The Sea Around Us (1951), Under the Sea Wind was republished by Oxford University Press; this edition became a bestseller and was an alternate Book-of-the-Month Club selection.
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The Anatomy Of Nelson's Ships

by C Nepean Longridge

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Boatbuilding

by Howard I Chapelle

Maritime Books & Ephemera

Sensible Cruising Designs

Sensible Cruising Designs

by Herreshoff, L Francis

Ship Model Building

Ship Model Building

by Johnson, Gene

Lore Of Ships

Lore Of Ships

by Tryckare, Tre

Boatcraft

Boatcraft

by Heaton, Peter

Glory Of the Seas

Glory Of the Seas

by Mjelde, Michael Jay

The Blackwall Frigates

The Blackwall Frigates

by Lubbock, Basil

North Atlantic Seaway

North Atlantic Seaway

by Bonsor, N R P

Sailing

Sailing

by Heaton, Peter

Seabreezes

Seabreezes

by Carter, Craig J M