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The Loss of the Ship Essex, Sunk by a Whale (Penguin Classics)

Owen Chase

The gripping first-hand narrative of the whaling ship disaster that inspired Melvilles Moby-Dick and informed Nathaniel Philbricks monumental history, In the Heart of the Sea.   In 1820, the Nantucket whaleship Essex was rammed by an angry sperm... (read more)

Nautical Lore
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Sea Change: Alone Across the Atlantic in a Wooden Boat

Peter Nichols

"Plenty of thrills for the armchair traveller...captivating". -- People Many people go to the sea in boats, but few of them write as movingly about the experience as Peter Nichols does in this enthralling meditation on the wonders of sailing, the mystery... (read more)

Kayak and Canoe
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The Complete Whitewater Rafter

Jeff Bennett

Here's the completely revised and updated successor to Jeff Bennett's best-selling manual, "Rafting!"<P>Captures the fun, excitement, and camaradarie of river running, and provides the technical expertise rafters need to safely participate in the... (read more)

Wooden Boats
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Instant Boatbuilding with Dynamite Payson: The Fastest, Easiest Way to Build 15 Boats for Power, Sail, Oar, and Paddle

Harold H. Payson

From the acknowledged master of the “instant boat”tips, techniques, and designs for quick-and-easy plywood boatbuilding Dynamite Payson offers you a new guide to building 15 exciting boats from master designer Phil Bolger. Instant... (read more)

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Getting Started in Powerboating

Bob Armstrong

Get the most from your new powerboat from day one! Theres nothing like the thrill of skimming over the waves at the helm of a fast powerboat. And the thrill is even greater when youre driving the boat thats right for you and handling it with skill and... (read more)

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The Knots Box: Useful Knots for Every Situation, Indoors and Out [With Rope]

A Hyatt Verrill

Whether you're fishing, boating, camping, or simply need to secure a bundle of magazines, a little practical knowledge about knots can solve a lot of problems. The Knox Box covers all the fundamentals of knot tying, from simple to strong, tight, and hard... (read more)

Ocean Liners
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Transatlantic Liners (Shire Library)

J. Kent Layton

Prior to air travel there was only one way to cross the Atlantic: by ship. By the late nineteenth century, steam ships dominated the transatlantic passenger trade, growing exponentially in size as maritime technology improved and as more immigrants... (read more)

First Aid and Emergencies
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Emergency First Aid on Board (Captain's Quick Guides)

Captians Quick Guide

When it's sink or swim, this Quick Guide will keep you afloat! On the water, when an emergency surfaces, there is no time to spend searching through an exhaustive manual. Emergency First Aid On Board provides all the answers--fast. Drawn from the world's... (read more)

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