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Tiger Heart, Velvet Paw By Roy Bainton
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In Britain in the the 1950s-60s one of the finest adventures a boy could have was to go to sea. Roy Bainton sailed from his home port, Hull, on his 16th birthday in 1959, and came ashore in 1966... More > after what he refers to as 'the adventure of my life'. These poems and reminiscences celebrate a vanished world, when British sailors still ruled the seas.< Less
John's Letters Vol 1 By Michael Calderbank
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The letters of a Merchant Navy Radio Officer to his sisters at home. Volume 1 1928-1937.
John's Letters Vol 1 By Michael Calderbank
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The letters of a Merchant Navy Radio Officer to his sisters at home. Volume 1 1928-1937.
A Memoir - Robert Francis Massimi By Robert Massimi
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This is an historical memoir of Robert Massimi. The book tells the story of his life at sea in the United States Merchant Marine and the United States Navy. It covers history from the Great... More > Depression of his youth, to his experiences in World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War and even Desert Shield in the Gulf War. Besides stories of his seamanship, he explains the military, political and social ramifications of many major historical events.< Less
Traveller's Letters from Argentina to Zaire By Michael J. Ratcliffe
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Travel experiences as a Boy Scout, MN officer, and just plain family tourist, rambler, fell-walker over 50 years from South America to the Far East, one for every letter of the Alphabet
Traveller's Letters from Argentina to Zaire By Michael J. Ratcliffe
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Travel experiences as a Boy Scout, MN officer, and just plain family tourist, rambler, fell-walker over 50 years from South America to the Far East, one for every letter of the Alphabet
MEMORIES MINE: CHARLES E COTTINGHAM By CHARLES E COTTINGHAM
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It is often said, that everyone has a book in them, or a story to tell, wherever they happen to be on their journey through life. I have wanted to tell my story for many years now, which I actually... More > started by putting pen to paper back in the year 2000, but have since obtained a computer. I don’t profess to have done anything special with my life, or out of the ordinary, but on the odd occasion, have had my moments, some of which, I choose to share. I have also visited many parts of the world; some may only have heard, or read about, and have met a few famous people along the way, depending on your perception of famous. I had sailed around the world four times before I was twenty one, so that must count for something! I have tried to “tell it” just the way it happened to the best of my knowledge, and recollection, and not to have embellished it in any way. Maybe on occasions, just a slight exaggeration, but that is a human trait we all possess. Everything I have written is straight from the heart.< Less
Sailing With The Blues By Norman Oxley
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The true story a young man who went to sea at the age of fifteen.
Sailing With The Blues By Norman Oxley
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The true story a young man who went to sea at the age of fifteen.
From Cabin Boy to Captain By Henry Greatorex
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This is the diary of Captain Henry F Greatorex, who went to sea at the age of twelve and became captain of his own ship at the age of forty one. From Cabin Boy to Captain is a facinating description... More > of life in the British merchant navy during the late 19th century and is full of amazing tales, such as; • Near death by drowning (several times) • Falling from the rigging (several times) • Attack by Chinese pirates • Ramming (and sinking) another merchant vessel • Close encounters with icebergs • Participating in the Australian goldrush • Preserving of a dead baby in rum • Death by chilli fume inhalation • Death from rabies • Raining fish< Less

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Referral Mastery Referral Mastery By Joe Stumpf
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