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These Are The Voyages By Arnold E. van Beverhoudt, Jr.
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Compiled from documents in naval and aerospace museums around the world, this is a unique look at the ships of sea, air, and space that have carried the name Enterprise -- a name with a heritage... More > spanning more than 800 years. For the first time, it's all here in one concise volume: o A detailed, 130-page narrative history of the ships and their heroic crews. o More than 80 illustrations, including official photographs and ship profile drawings. o An appendix listing more than 190 vessels named Enterprise. o Extensive notes and a bibliography listing more than 110 sources for further reference. This isn't just a book of facts and figures, but a stirring tale of adventure, discovery, and courage, often told in the words of those who were there. This revised 2nd edition updates the stories of the naval vessels through the deactivation of the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN-65) and the latest adventures of the starships Enterprise. Come and relive the epic voyages!< Less
These Are The Voyages By Arnold van Beverhoudt
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Compiled from documents in naval and aerospace museums around the world, this is a unique look at the ships of sea, air, and space that have carried the name Enterprise -- a name with a heritage... More > spanning more than 800 years. For the first time, it's all here in one concise volume: o A detailed, 130-page narrative history of the ships and their heroic crews. o More than 80 illustrations, including official photographs and ship profile drawings. o An appendix listing more than 190 vessels named Enterprise. o Extensive notes and a bibliography listing more than 110 sources for further reference. This isn't just a book of facts and figures, but a stirring tale of adventure, discovery, and courage, often told in the words of those who were there. This revised 2nd edition updates the stories of the naval vessels through the deactivation of the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN-65) and the latest adventures of the starships Enterprise. Come and relive the epic voyages!< Less
A Voyage to the South Sea By William Bligh
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A Voyage to the South Sea by William Bligh. In 1787, Bligh took command of the Bounty. In order to win a premium offered by the Royal Society, he first sailed to Tahiti to obtain breadfruit trees,... More > then set course for the Caribbean, where breadfruit was wanted for experiments to see whether it would be a successful food crop for slaves there. The Bounty never reached the Caribbean, as mutiny broke out on board shortly after the ship left Tahiti. The voyage to Tahiti was difficult. After trying unsuccessfully for a month to round Cape Horn, the Bounty was finally defeated by the notoriously stormy weather and forced to take the longer way around Africa (Cape Agulhas). That delay caused a further delay in Tahiti, as he had to wait five months for the breadfruit plants to mature sufficiently to be transported. The Bounty departed Tahiti in April 1789.< Less
Resolve: Diaries of a sea Voyage By Zia. E Ahari
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This book describes a single-handed journey from Sweden to the United States on board a small sailing boat. It describes the experiences gained and the people and countries visited on the way. It... More > tells of the effects of the voyage on the body and mind of a retired medical doctor turned sailor. It is well researched for the controversial facts it presents, historically and politically. The book is also is a source of practical advise for the cruisers on small boats who are planning to undrtake such an endeavor.< Less
Resolve: Diaries of a sea Voyage By Zia. E Ahari
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This book describes a single-handed journey from Sweden to the United States on board a small sailing boat. It describes the experiences gained and the people and countries visited on the way. It... More > tells of the effects of the voyage on the body and mind of a retired medical doctor turned sailor. It is well researched for the controversial facts it presents, historically and politically. The book is also is a source of practical advise for the cruisers on small boats who are planning to undrtake such an endeavor.< Less
Voyage of Discovery By Brendon Woodworth
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Semester at Sea Fall 2007
Voyage of Discovery By Brendon Woodworth
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Semester at Sea Fall 2007
The Voyage of the Jenny By Jason Reeser
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A ship of fools is hijacked by pirates in this rollicking adventure where murderers, jewel-thieves, harpies and idiots do their worst to confound the plans of the penitent pirate Robert Montane.
The Voyage Out By Virginia Woolf
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Woolf’s first novel is a haunting book, full of light and shadow. It takes Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose and their niece, Rachel, on a sea voyage from London to a resort on the South american coast.
The Voyage of the Pilchard By David Rothwell
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A fantasy sea voyage - like Alice in Wonderland meets Treasure Island. Charlotte Small goes to sea disguised as a boy aboard the good ship Pilchard. She meets a cat that wears spectacles and... More > befriends a mermaid, and has some marvellous adventures before finding her long lost father and his sunken treasure.< Less