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Of Sails and Ships By Stephen Wood
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A book of photographs rendered as pen and ink sketches of a variety of tall ships and lighthouses on the east coast.
Clipper Ship Sailing Cards By Bruce D. Roberts
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In the nineteenth century, many departures of clipper ships were advertised by sailing cards. With their stunning appearance, rarity, and importance as artifacts of nautical, Western, and printing... More > history, clipper cards represent classic ephemera and are highly prized by both private collectors and institutions. Clipper Ship Sailing Cards begins by tracing the history of the clipper ship, particularly as it relates to the California Gold Rush. It then does the same for clipper ship cards, documenting their development over two decades. The printing techniques employed to create clipper cards are examined, followed by chronicles of every printer and engraver known to have turned out clipper cards. All of this is a prelude to the exploration of the images and graphic design concepts that make clipper cards so intriguing. With 115 full-color illustrations, observations drawn from thirty years of study and research, and engaging writing, Clipper Ship Sailing Cards is the definitive work on this topic!< Less
How to Sail a Ship in the Fog By Daryl Fraser
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How to Sail a Ship in the Fog is a metaphor. The ship is you, the crew are roles you play on board, the voyage is your life. The fog is the unknown, the uncertainty, the mystery. But you don’t... More > need to know every sea, wind and tide. You don’t have to know where you are going or why. You just need to know how to sail. If you have ever wondered how to live in a world that seems like a great mystery, where there are more questions than answers, then this book provides an approach to living that will keep you afloat as you make your personal voyage.< Less
Sails at Sunset By Matthew R Brackley
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This poetry collection is about the sea and the ships that sail upon her. You too, sail upon her in so many ways. Chart your course ….. May a fair wind guide you to a place you want to... More > be......... Created in to A4 size for ease of reading and for sharing. Matthew.B< Less
Sails at Sunset By Matthew R Brackley
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This poetry collection is about the sea and the ships that sail upon her. You too,sail upon her in so many ways. Chart your course and may a fair wind guide you to a place you want to be.........
Sailing with the Stars By Tony Harris
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This is a detective thriller, packed with action and suspense, for the young, both boys and girls, the young at heart, and those who wish they still were. Care has been taken to ensure the... More > non-nautical reader won't feel all at sea, so to give these shipmates a hand, the sometimes unusual phraseology is explained. But the author does want you to really feel you are climbing the ratlines, hauling yourself up by your cold hands grasping the greasy rigging, whilst you look up at the mast head swaying across the dark threatening clouds, before climbing onto the yardarm to bundle up the sail. It's also possible that some might think the idea of Knights Templar being involved is just a bit fanciful. Be assured there are still some afloat today. In this case, four teenage pupils from the Knights Templar School in the west of England (yes, it does exist!) outwit a criminal gang, the police and the customs, but delight the intelligence agencies.< Less
Sail for Freedom By Julie Ward
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Jeannette is kidnapped from her home in early America and taken by a white slave ship to the Caribbean Islands to be sold to the highest bidder. Tommy, one of the sailors who often dock in the... More > Caribbean port, falls for Jeannette and plans for her escape. Will she dare to escape or has she found her true calling, teaching English to the native people on the island?< Less
Sail for Freedom By Julie Ward
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Jeannette is kidnapped from her home in early America and taken by a white slave ship to the Caribbean Islands to be sold to the highest bidder. Tommy, one of the sailors who often dock in the... More > Caribbean port, falls for Jeannette and plans for her escape. Will she dare to escape or has she found her true calling, teaching English to the native people on the island?< Less
Misty Ship By Harry Highstreet
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What will happen to a proud old sailing ship as it becomes an antique? Will it be sold for scrap? Or lost at sea in a storm? Join the Misty Ship as it struggles to maintain its dignity and find a... More > proud way to serve.< Less
The Ghost Ship By Scott Telek
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THE GHOST SHIP is an exciting tale of supernatural intrigue, romance and treachery on the high seas. It is a throwback to the kind of mysterious sea adventure yarns one wishes to curl up with by a... More > fire on a stormy night. The year is 1834, a time of brutish sailors, sea-borne treachery, and unchecked superstition. John Merchant and his new wife, Iris, secure a passage to Cornwall, but are advised that the captain they plan to sail with has been cursed. Dismissing the warnings, the couple voyage out, only to find themselves trapped at the center of a swirling psychological hurricane that threatens to destroy their new bond, and surrounded by rough, superstitious men who revile them as bringers of ill luck. As the tale behind the captain’s curse is revealed—-an unspeakable act of cold-blooded piracy—-the dead rise to gain their vengeance, and John and Iris must struggle to save not just their marriage, but their lives.< Less