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Rough Water: Stories of Survival from the Sea (Extreme Adventures)
Rough Water: Stories of Survival from the Sea (Extreme Adventures)
by Clint Willis
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In this anthology, editor Clint Willis gives readers some of the best sea stories of all time. Included are excerpts from R. H. Dana's classic Two Years Before the Mast, a shipwreck survivor's 74-day ordeal aboard an inflatable life raft, an eyewitness... (read more)

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The Marlinspike Sailor
The Marlinspike Sailor
by Hervey Garrett Smith
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Hervey Garrett Smith was the foremost marine illustrator of the 1950s and 1960s, and his wonderful drawings of traditional ropework quickly propelled The Marlinspike Sailor to cult classic status when it was published in 1956. With the addition of a... (read more)

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The World's Best Sailboats: A Survey
The World's Best Sailboats: A Survey
by Ferenc Mate
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In the classic format of the first volume, with magnificent color photographs and black-and-white illustrations, the even more spectacular Volume 2 celebrates the giant leaps in technology and design of the last decade and a half. Ferenc Mt analyzes... (read more)

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Learn Sailing Right! Beginner Sailing (Small Boat Certification)
Learn Sailing Right! Beginner Sailing (Small Boat Certification)
by Us Sailing
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Learn Sailing Right! Beginning Sailing is the new benchmark in beginning sailing instruction in the U.S. Designed for easier understanding, better graphics, and a more coherent beginner track, Learn Sailing Right! Beginning Sailing will revolutionize... (read more)

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Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea (Modern Library Classics)
Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea (Modern Library Classics)
by Richard Henry Dana
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The story of a young man's adventure sailing from Boston, around Cape Horn, to the California coast is a riveting, insightful account of life at sea (and the best surviving account of what it was like in 1834), replete with fascinating historical detail... (read more)

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The Long Way
The Long Way
by Bernard Moitessier
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The Long Way is Bernard Moitessier's own incredible story of his participation in the first Golden Globe Race, a solo, non-stop circumnavigation rounding the three great Capes of Good Hope, Leeuwin, and the Horn. For seven months, the verteran seafarer... (read more)

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The Voyager's Handbook: The Essential Guide to Bluewater Cruising
The Voyager's Handbook: The Essential Guide to Bluewater Cruising
by Beth A Leonard
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“Belongs in the bookshelf of every cruising vessel.”—Blue Water Sailing “If you are serious about that extended voyage, read The Voyager’s Handbook.”—Sailing “Every now and then a new voice emerges in the... (read more)

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The Pirates Own Book: Authentic Narratives of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers
The Pirates Own Book: Authentic Narratives of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers
by Charles Ellms
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Rare volume, based on actual documents, recounts in lurid detail the life, atrocities and bloody death of the infamous Black Beard as well as the cold-blooded exploits of Jean Lafitte, Robert Kidd, Edward Low, Thomas White, Anne Bonney, Mary Read, and... (read more)

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The Sharpie Book
The Sharpie Book
by Reuel Parker
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The Sharpie Book traces the development of the sharpie from its earliest days to the latest plywood-and-epoxy designs; gives comprehensive instructions that can be used to build sharpies of all types and sizes; and includes more than a dozen designs and... (read more)

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The Incredible Voyage
The Incredible Voyage
by Tristan Jones
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Tristan Jonesr sailed a small craft on the lowest body of water in the world, the Dead Sea in Israel-and the highest, Lake Titicaca in the Andes. During this intrepid six-year voyage, he traveled a distance equal to twice the circumference of the world... (read more)

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The Cruising Guide to the New England Coast: Including the Hudson River, Long Island Sound, and the Coast of New Brunswick
The Cruising Guide to the New England Coast: Including the Hudson River, Long Island Sound, and the Coast of New Brunswick
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The bible for Eastern sailors and powerboaters for more than half a century has been thoroughly overhauled and expertly refitted. For the preparation of the twelfth edition, the authors visited nearly all the harbors, talked with harbormasters and marina... (read more)

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Fast Track to Sailing: Learn to Sail in Three Days
Fast Track to Sailing: Learn to Sail in Three Days
by Steve Colgate
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The learn-to-sail book for when you are in a hurry to gain your sea legs At the Offshore Sailing School, the Colgates havetaught more than 100,000 adults how to sail. Now theyare making their proven instructional methods availableto you so you can... (read more)

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Adrift
Adrift
by Tristan Jones
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Emerging from the South American wilderness after adventures related in The Incredible Voyage, Tristan Jones finally makes it home to Britain to find his vessel, the tiny, nearly indestructible Sea Dart, impounded by customs officials because he cannot... (read more)

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Sailing for Dummies (For Dummies)
Sailing for Dummies (For Dummies)
by J J Isler
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Interested in learning to sail but feel like you’re navigating in murky waters? Sailing for Dummies, Second Edition introduces the basics of sailing, looks at the different types of sailboats and their basic parts, and teaches you everything you... (read more)

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Heavy Weather Boating Emergencies: What to Do When Everything Goes Wrong
Heavy Weather Boating Emergencies: What to Do When Everything Goes Wrong
by Chuck Luttrell
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Fresh-water boaters will find life-saving information on how to maintain control in emergency situations. Written specifically for powerboaters, this book details what to do when encountering heavy weather and on-board emergencies such as engine failure,&... (read more)

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Seagulls in My Soup
Seagulls in My Soup
by Tristan Jones
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More adventures and encounters, including a yacht delivery punctuated by machine-gun fire and a mercy mission on a stormy night. This self-styled work of "fictionalized fact" is a paean to the misfits who found refuge in the author's company.... (read more)

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The Art of Rigging
The Art of Rigging
by George Biddlecombe
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The best manual ever produced on rigging a sailing ship, based on extensively revised and updated 1848 edition prepared by Biddlecombe, Master in the Royal Navy. Complete definition of terms, on-shore operations, process of rigging ships, reeving the... (read more)

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The Complete Rigger's Apprentice: Tools and Techniques for Modern and Traditional Rigging
The Complete Rigger's Apprentice: Tools and Techniques for Modern and Traditional Rigging
by Brion Toss
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Combining and updating the renowned Rigger's Apprentice and Rigger's Locker, meets the changing face of modern materials and technology while remaining true to rigging's best traditional principles and practices. It's much more than a knot book, though... (read more)

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A Unit of Water, a Unit of Time: Joel White's Last Boat
A Unit of Water, a Unit of Time: Joel White's Last Boat
by Douglas Whynott
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In a time when racing boats are mass-produced from synthetic materials, a dying breed of craftsman continues to build wooden sailboats of astonishing beauty. Boatbuilding is an ancient art, and Joel White was a master. Son of the legendary writer E.B... (read more)

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The Unlikely Voyage of Jack de Crow: A Mirror Odyssey from North Wales to the Black Sea
The Unlikely Voyage of Jack de Crow: A Mirror Odyssey from North Wales to the Black Sea
by A J Mackinnon
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In 1998 Mackinnon set out from England, planning a short jaunt down the Severn River; one year later, he found himself in the Black Sea. In an open dinghy less than 11' long, he crossed the English Channel, cruised 3,000 miles of rivers, canals, and open... (read more)

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