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Easy Cooking at Sea By Lorraine Zaffiro
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This amazing collection of recipes and galley advice was compiled over Zaffiro’s 3½ year voyage from Europe to Australia with her partner and their young son, on board a 38 foot cruising... More > catamaran. Their journey took them via the Lesser Antilles to the Eastern Seabord of the United States and Canada, then back down to the Caribbean, through the Panama Canal, stopping at many of the wonderful South Pacific Islands en route to Queensland. Her Italian ancestry lends a Mediterranean style to many of the recipes, whilst her British upbringing gives a wholesome feel to it all. Colour version in perfect bound.< Less
easy cooking at sea By Lorraine Zaffiro
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This amazing collection of recipes and galley advice was compiled over Zaffiro’s 3½ year voyage from Europe to Australia with her partner and their young son, on board a 38 foot cruising... More > catamaran. Their journey took them via the Lesser Antilles to the Eastern Seabord of the United States and Canada, then back down to the Caribbean, through the Panama Canal, stopping at many of the wonderful South Pacific Islands en route to Queensland. Her Italian ancestry lends a Mediterranean style to many of the recipes, whilst her British upbringing gives a wholesome feel to it all. Regular bound version.< Less
Nine Stories of the Sea By Anthony Holt
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These Nine ‘Sea Stories’ are all written from personal experience of the Author. “Tui Lau” is the unique account of the South Pacific rescue of over 100 people by a helicopter... More > flown by the Author. It was a protracted, dangerous and difficult rescue with a memorable aftermath. “Hurricane” describes a ship caught in a particular mid-Atlantic storm, whereas “Mutiny” is drawn from a combination of several sequences of events and is presented as a work of fiction. “A Matter of Conscience” is a sad story, variations of which have occurred all too frequently with sailors far from home. “The Collision” and “The King and I” show two extremes of service in the same Fleet Destroyer. “Dunsley Wyke” gives a snapshot of life in the fishing industry, “The Chase” is set in the Cold War era and “Out to Lunch” gives an amusing and informal view of Coastal Forces in the 1960s..< Less
The Lonely Quiet Sea By Ron Laughlin
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A romantic thriller………… Drugs, guns, romance and death meet as one to set off an explosive island paradise. On a quiet night reef fishing in the Florida Keys Clint is... More > startled by the sound of gunfire. Rushing to see if he can help he discovers a boat with its deck covered in blood and bodies and only one female survivor that he hurriedly takes aboard. They are chased in a barrage of machine gun fire escaping into the shallow mangrove islands. The pursuit is relentless by a Columbian drug cartel that will not stop until they finish the job. While running for their lives Clint and Ericka slowly find within each other a soul mate. Escaping to the romantic Bahamas they end up on an isolated island south of San Salvadore. Eventually they are discovered and all hell breaks loose.< Less
Stories Of Ships And The Sea By Jack London
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John Griffith "Jack" London (born John Griffith Chaney, January 12, 1876 – November 22, 1916) was an American author, journalist, and social activist. He was a pioneer in the... More > then-burgeoning world of commercial magazine fiction and was one of the first fiction writers to obtain worldwide celebrity and a large fortune from his fiction alone.He is best remembered as the author of The Call of the Wild and White Fang, both set in the Klondike Gold Rush, as well as the short stories "To Build a Fire", "An Odyssey of the North", and "Love of Life".[citation needed] He also wrote of the South Pacific in such stories as "The Pearls of Parlay" and "The Heathen", and of the San Francisco Bay area in The Sea Wolf. London was a passionate advocate of unionization, socialism, and the rights of workers and wrote several powerful works dealing with these topics such as his dystopian novel The Iron Heel, his non-fiction exposé The People of the Abyss, and The War of the Classes. -wikipedia< Less
The Sea-Wolf By Jack London
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John Griffith "Jack" London (born John Griffith Chaney, January 12, 1876 – November 22, 1916) was an American author, journalist, and social activist. He was a pioneer in the... More > then-burgeoning world of commercial magazine fiction and was one of the first fiction writers to obtain worldwide celebrity and a large fortune from his fiction alone.He is best remembered as the author of The Call of the Wild and White Fang, both set in the Klondike Gold Rush, as well as the short stories "To Build a Fire", "An Odyssey of the North", and "Love of Life".[citation needed] He also wrote of the South Pacific in such stories as "The Pearls of Parlay" and "The Heathen", and of the San Francisco Bay area in The Sea Wolf. London was a passionate advocate of unionization, socialism, and the rights of workers and wrote several powerful works dealing with these topics such as his dystopian novel The Iron Heel, his non-fiction exposé The People of the Abyss, and The War of the Classes. -wikipedia< Less
Ran Away to Sea By Mayne Reid
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Thomas Mayne Reid (April 4, 1818 – October 22, 1883), was a... More > Scots-Irish American novelist. "Captain" Reid wrote many adventure novels akin to those written by Frederick Marryat and Robert Louis Stevenson. He was a great admirer of Lord Byron. These novels contain action that takes place primarily in untamed settings: the American West, Mexico, South Africa, the Himalayas, and Jamaica.Reid was born in Ballyroney, a small hamlet near Katesbridge, County Down, in the north of Ireland, the son of Rev. Thomas Mayne Reid Sr., who was a senior clerk of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland. His father wanted him to become a Presbyterian minister, so in September 1834 he enrolled at the Royal Belfast Academical Institution. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Mayne_Reid< Less
The Pirate Island: A Story of the South Pacific By Harry Collingwood
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The Pirate Island: A Story of the South Pacific by Harry Collingwood and Illustrated by C.J. Staniland and J. R. Wells, first published in 1884. A very exciting story. It starts with a severe gale... More > on the Essex coast of England. A rescue is effected, as a result of which one of the local fishermen generously adopts an orphan boy they find on the sinking ship. Years later a number of young people set out on a return voyage by sea to Australia. On the return voyage there is a disastrous fire on board their ship, the Galatea, as a result of which they and the crew take to the boats. They are rescued by a vessel that turns out to be a pirate ship, the captain of which takes them to his island, where he has a number of ships of various kinds that he has captured. Harry Collingwood (1851-1922). Pseudonym of William Joseph Cosens Lancaster, a civil engineer who specialised in seas and harbours.< Less
Amazing South East Asia: Philippines By V. T.
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Ever wanted to tour the exotic Philippines? The nature, islands, sea, beaches and other places of interest that you have to experience yourself? Philippines is one of the friendliest and affordable... More > country you can ever travel to. Despite the cheap accommodation, you'll still be able to get first class hotels, food and transportation around the country. If you decide to tour Philippines, you can get this ebook alone. Inside contains tons of information that you'll need, from cheap hotels, cultures, places of interest, island hopping, and lots more. Basically, you'll be able to get all information inside this ebook. Give yourself a break. Book your air ticket to Philippines right now!< Less
Sacred Secrets Between the Cemetery and the Sea By Joey Jabor Luke
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Poetry written on the South Coast of Texas. The bulk of this was written after the suicide of my niece and best friend. Dedicated to the kind men of KCS that I work with every day.

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