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Gary Jobson: An American Sailing Story By Gary Jobson & Cynthia Goss
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“Gary’s story is a testament to perseverance, courage, entrepreneurial spirit, and tireless dedication to the sport he loves. He is an inspiration to many . . . and will be to anyone who... More > reads this book.” — George Bodenheimer, President, ESPN “Take to the seas with Gary Jobson and feel his love of sailing lift your spirits and carry you over the next wave in your life.” — Tom Brokaw, former anchor, NBC Nightly News, and author of The Greatest Generation “Gary Jobson is irrevocably connected to the America’s Cup and the wonderful sport that surrounds it. He has great stories to tell, none more so than his own, which is an inspiration.” — G. Bruce Knecht, journalist, The Wall Street Journal, and author of The Proving Ground: The Inside Story of the 1998 Sydney to Hobart Race< Less
SAILING AWAY ON THE MYSTICAL SEA By Earl F. Hubbard Jr.
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2 books in one. Beautiful and simple poetry of and about the sea and the people who sail upon it including a middle section of digital black & white images of beautiful ships & boats shot by... More > efhjr in The World Famous and Historic 'WHALING CITY'. A must for sailors, pirates, fishermen, salty dogs, sea captains, lovers of Herman Melville & Moby Dick, Buccaneers, and YES even Landlubbers from every corner of the globe.< Less
Sailing under the Black Flag By Cygnet Brown
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Jonathan Mayford wants to join the Patriot Cause because he wants to prove that he’s a man. Despite his parents’ misgivings, they allow him to join his father’s privateer, the... More > American Elizabeth. Jonathan befriends an old sea cook, Finis Henderson who teaches him about the sea. Later, he also becomes friends with a young African American boy, James Forten The relationship that takes Jonathan from boyhood to manhood began when he met the red-headed Lowri Howell, a daughter of Welsh nobleman. Jonathan dreams of the day that he will become worthy of her affections. He hoped that in winning this war, he might have a chance at capturing her heart, his greatest prize of all. Both Jonathan and James discover fighting in the war is not what makes a man. They learn that becoming a real man requires integrity and character.< Less
From Sail To Steam By A.T. Mahan
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Throughout history the era when sail gave way to steam is undoubtedly the most significant in terms of change in maritime transportation. In American history one of the most notable events was the... More > Civil War. The career of the author in the United States Navy spanned both of these events and his recollections provide today’s reader with a first hand account of them.< Less
Under Sail in the Western Med By Laurie King
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Illustrated travel journal (68 pages) from Mediterranean voyage aboard the elegant tallship Sea Cloud to Sicily, Malta, Tunisia, Mallorca, and Spain; trip sponsored by Smithsonian Journeys and... More > American Museum of Natural History Expeditions. Reader comments: "We love the work you did on the Sea Cloud trip" "... magnificent job! I have seen other cruise journals in the Navy (done by Navy journalists, with professional help) and a rather excellent journal of a trip we took to China, but never anything so nicely done, so well illustrated, and so well researched, as this one." < Less
Under Sail in the Western Med By Laurie King
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Illustrated travel journal (68 pages) from Mediterranean voyage aboard the elegant tallship Sea Cloud to Sicily, Malta, Tunisia, Mallorca, and Spain; trip sponsored by Smithsonian Journeys and... More > American Museum of Natural History Expeditions. Reader comments: "We love the work you did on the Sea Cloud trip" "... magnificent job! I have seen other cruise journals in the Navy (done by Navy journalists, with professional help) and a rather excellent journal of a trip we took to China, but never anything so nicely done, so well illustrated, and so well researched, as this one."< Less
Sailing Alone Around the World By Joshua Slocum
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Joshua Slocum (February 20, 1844 – on or shortly after November 14, 1909) was the first man to sail single-handedly around the world. He was a Canadian born, naturalised American seaman and... More > adventurer. In this Book , Sailing Alone Around the World he recounts his amazing adventure. Kean Guides (Travel) have developed to take advantage of new reading media and to appeal to the modern reader. Specially formatted to improve the reading experience. We aim to offer a library of Travel books that have been selected to illustrate the best of the writer without the need to plough through tomes and tomes of writing to find the pieces you really want to read. We are committed to provide the greatest writers to readers at a reasonable price< Less
Volume 5980, Sailing at the 2011 Pan American Games – Men's sailboard --- Saint-Bois By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 5980, Sailing at the 2011 Pan American Games – Men's sailboard---Saint-Bois Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a... More > poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 5979, Saikung --- Sailing at the 2011 Pan American Games – Men's Laser class By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 5979, Saikung---Sailing at the 2011 Pan American Games – Men's Laser class Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a... More > poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
The Last American By J.A. Mitchell
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In the year 2951, a band of daring explorers set sail from Persia destined for a continent and a country of legend. A country rich in splendor, culture, natural resources, a country unrivaled in the... More > world but ceased to exist. This is their story of adventure in a strange long lost land. The land of the Mehrikans!!! A science fiction adventure full of thrills!!!< Less

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