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Endurance

Endurance

by Alfred Lansing

Ernest Shackleton defined heroism in 1915 when his ship, the Endurance, was trapped in ice and then destroyed on its way to Antarctica. This tense week-by-week, month-by-month reconstruction charts the incredible journey undertaken by his crew of 27 men through 850 miles of the southern Atlantic's heaviest seas.
The Brendan Voyage

The Brendan Voyage

by Tim Severin

An orchestral suite for uilleann pipes played by Liam O'Flynn, depicting Tim Severin’s adventure in reconstructing Saint Brendan’s 6th century Atlantic crossing to America. Featuring guest musicians Paul MacAteer (drums), Garvan Gallagher (electric bass) and Tommy Hayes (bodhran). The album title is also the title of Severin's book.
A Voyage For Madmen

A Voyage For Madmen

by Peter Nichols

In 1968, nine sailors set off on the most daring race ever held: to single-handedly circumnavigate the globe nonstop. It was a feat that had never been accomplished and one that would forever change the face of sailing. Ten months later, only one of the nine men would cross the finish line and earn fame, wealth, and glory. For the others, the reward was madness, failure, and death.In this extraordinary book, Peter Nichols chronicles a contest of the individual against the sea, waged at a time before cell... 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
Ship Of Ghosts

Ship Of Ghosts

by James D Hornfischer

James D. Hornfischer is a writer, literary agent, and former book editor. The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors, his first book, won the 2004 Samuel Eliot Morison Award for Naval Literature. He lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and their three children.From the Hardcover edition.
Batavia's Graveyard

Batavia's Graveyard

by Mike Dash

From the bestselling author of Tulipomania comes Batavia's Graveyard, the spellbinding true story of mutiny, shipwreck, murder, and survival.It was the autumn of 1628, and the Batavia, the Dutch East India Company's flagship, was loaded with a king's ransom in gold, silver, and gems for her maiden voyage to Java. The Batavia was the pride of the Company's fleet, a tangible symbol of the world's richest and most powerful commercial monopoly. She set sail with great fanfare, but the Batavia and her gold... Read more about this item
A World Of My Own

A World Of My Own

by Robin Knox-Johnston

The Night Lives On

The Night Lives On

by Walter Lord

Hm Bark Endeavour

Hm Bark Endeavour

by Ray Parkin

Merchant Fleets

Merchant Fleets

by Duncan Haws

Batavia

Batavia

by Peter Fitzsimons

The Ashley Book Of Knots

The Ashley Book Of Knots

by Clifford W Ashley

Lighthouse Of Tragedy

Lighthouse Of Tragedy

by Stuart Buchanan

We the Navigators

We the Navigators

by David Lewis

The Marlinspike Sailor

The Marlinspike Sailor

by Hervey Garrett Smith

Minerva Reef

Minerva Reef

by Olaf Ruhen

Narrowboat

Narrowboat

by L T C Rolt

Survive the Savage Sea

Survive the Savage Sea

by Dougal Robertson

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

Tinkerbelle

Tinkerbelle

by Robert Manry

Ships Books & Ephemera

Graveyard Of the Atlantic

Graveyard Of the Atlantic

by Stick, David

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.
Britannia

Britannia

by Fairfax, John

The Sailor\'s World

The Sailor's World

by Beiser, Arthur

Hms Victory

Hms Victory

by McGowan, Alan

Lusitania

Lusitania

by Simpson, Colin

Hmas Sydney

Hmas Sydney

by Frame, Tom

Bluenose

Bluenose

by Backman, Phil and Brian

Fighting Sail

Fighting Sail

by Warner, Oliver

By Way Of Cape Horn

By Way Of Cape Horn

by Villiers, Alan

Sailing Ships At a Glance

Sailing Ships At a Glance

by Hobbs, Edward W

Ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas

Ships and How They Sailed the Seven Seas

by Van Loon, Hendrik Willem