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WORLD SAILING CRUISING ROUTES By Aleks Viator
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World Sailing Cruising Routes is a guide to all sailing routes covering all the oceans of the world, from the tropical Seas to the high latitude Seas. This book is based on the book published in 1895... More > and intended for the captains of sailing ships. Therefore, using this book can bring a sailing yacht anywhere in the world without using the engine. The book is geared specifically to the needs of cruising sailors and contains essential information on winds, currents, regional and seasonal weather as well as valuable suggestions concerning optimum times for individual routes. All the necessary information for planning a voyage in any of the world’s oceans has been brought together here in a single volume. This book is intended for those who prefer to travel under sail without additional fuel coast, as well as aiding the captains of motor yachts in plotting the most economical route for long distances.< 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
Women On Board Cruising By Lisa Targal Favors
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Using many different perspectives to tell of the trials and tribulations of long-distance cruising, 25 women share their unique experiences. This book offers the reader a chance to find out what... More > might work for them under similar situations, or they may just take comfort in the sharing and supportive accounts by this warm and amusing group of women who are each seasoned, long-distance cruisers. Collectively, they tried to show how this kind of lifestyle could be invigorating, rewarding and life changing. One of the things these 25 women have in common is the willingness to learn and take a risk at an unknown challenge sometimes for their partner or, more importantly, themselves. This is not a shy group; they have a lot to say. You don’t have to be a woman or even a boater to enjoy reading this book; every reader will enjoy the warmth, humor and resourcefulness shared within. On Sale Now at www.favorsventures.com.html< Less
Eva Wynn-Roger's Small Hotels Mysteries - A Wedding Cruise On The Blue Moon By Elaine E. Deyo
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Eva is thrilled when she is invited by her friend Jinna, to accompany her on a wedding cruise for Jinna's godson. The cruise will take place on the River Seine, aboard the small cruise ship, the... More > retrofitted Blue Moon. Eva fantasizes about balmy nights sailing under the stars, long, glorious, sunlit days meandering through the villages of Normandy, sampling regional dishes at bistros and sidewalk cafés, and dining on delicious meals on board each evening. But not all is as it appears to be. A man has been murdered and his body is discovered in the most unlikely of places. Eva suspects the murderer is Luke Bowers, the mystery man who has seduced her. But before the murderer can be found, Eva is forced to take part in a surveillance operation for the International Cooperative Drug Trafficking Organization, and is captured by drug smugglers. Can Eva be rescued in time to save her life? Or will she perish in the attic of an out of the way warehouse where she is imprisoned? And who is the murderer?< Less
Boatnuts Loose in the Caribbean By Robert Morris
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The author's account of 8 years of cruising and exploring the East Coast of the US and the Caribbean.
Boatnuts Loose in the Caribbean By Robert Morris
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The author's account of 8 years of cruising and exploring the East Coast of the US and the Caribbean.
It's the sailor,not the boat By George Selvester
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Stories, anecdotes, impressions and logs of my sailing experiences from first learning in the Royal Navy in 1960 to the present day. Sometimes serious but very often humorous.
The Art of Living Aboard a Boat By Al & Lisa Fittipaldi
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Living Aboard and Cruising Under Power or Sail is a perfect primer for aspiring and new cruisers. It covers essential live aboard and cruising topics from selection to purchasing, shakedown cruises... More > to long distance preparation, local lifestyles to high sea adventures. Whether for sail or power, Al and Lisa Fittipaldi provide a broad and colorful portrayal of living aboard and cruising, identifying major elements and concerns for those new to the boating community. From paying local taxes to international entry, from traveling with pets to putting a family aboard through home-school, Living Aboard and Cruising Under Power or Sail provides a realistic account of what it really means to make that transition from land to sea. The book is detailed enough to give you the essential and humble enough to point you on to further resources.< Less
Chance By Joseph Conrad
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Flora de Barral is the abandoned daughter of a bankrupt business, who must now live in a world without privilege and money. The red tint of his clear-cut face with trim short black whiskers under a... More > cap of curly iron-grey hair was the only warm spot in the dinginess of that room cooled by the cheerless tablecloth.  We knew him already by sight as the owner of a little five-ton cutter, which he sailed alone apparently, a fellow yachtsman in the unpretending band of fanatics who cruise at the mouth of the Thames.  But the first time he addressed the waiter sharply as ‘steward’ we knew him at once for a sailor as well as a yachtsman. -Excerpt from Chance.< Less