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  • The Long Way

    The Long Way
    av Bernard Moitessier

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781493042784

    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 veteran seafar…

  • The Unlikely Voyage of Jack De Crow

    The Unlikely Voyage of Jack De Crow
    av A. J. Mackinnon

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091526

    Equipped with his cheerful optimism and a pith helmet, this Odysseus in a dinghy takes you with him from the borders of north Wales to the Black Sea - 4,900 kilometers over salt and fresh water, under sail, at oars, or at the end of a tow rope - thr…

  • Titanic Survivor

    Titanic Survivor
    av Violet Jessop

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574093155

    Violet Jessop's life is an inspiring story of survival. Born in 1887 in Argentina, the eldest child of Irish immigrants, at the age of 21 she became the breadwinner for her widowed mother and five siblings when she commenced a career as a stewardess…

  • The Great Cruising Cookbook

    The Great Cruising Cookbook
    av John C. Payne

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486920

    Here's a book to hurl at the culinary barbarian on your crew, though it's a lot more than a simple defense against digestion...John Payne, who writes with wit and clarity, makes the business of learning to be a good sea cook much more entertaining t…

  • Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Started Sailing

    Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Started Sailing
    av John Vigor

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574092110

    Aimed at sailboat owners of all kinds, this reference book contains 200 entries packed with solid practical advice and valuable tips. Each entry is categorized alphabetically and prefaced by an arresting statement such as "People always lie about ho…

  • Celtic Ring

    Celtic Ring
    av Bjorn Larsson, George Simpson, Bjorn Larsson

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574090246

    On a dark night in the Danish harbor of Dragor, Ulf is handed a log-book by a lone sailor who then disappears. The bizarre events in the log lead Ulf and his friend Torben to make a dangerous winter crossing of the North Sea to Scotland in the 31-fo…

  • Titanic Survivor

    Titanic Survivor
    av Violet Jessop

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091847

    Violet Jessop's life is an inspiring story of survival. Born in 1887 in Argentina, the eldest child of Irish immigrants, at the age of 21 she became the breadwinner for her widowed mother and five siblings when she commenced a career as a stewardess…

  • Titanic Survivor

    Titanic Survivor
    av Violet Jessop, John Maxtone-Graham, Violet Jessop

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574090352

  • Small Boat To Freedom

    Small Boat To Freedom
    av John Vigor

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574093032

    Details a journey of conscience and courage that took John and his family from Durban, past the aptly named Cape of Storms, around the treacherous Cape of Good Hope, and across the open Atlantic and the equator to a new home in the United States. Af…

  • Sutton Hoo

    Sutton Hoo
    av Charles Green

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574093537

    Charles Green tells here the dramatic story of the initial excavation of Sutton Hoo, one of the richest archaeological finds of all time. In the Sutton Hoo burial grounds scientists unearthed a ship containing the treasures of a king who was most li…

  • My First Two Thousand Years

    My First Two Thousand Years
    av George Sylvester Viereck

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091281

    The Wandering Jew is a cosmic symbol-he is man, he is woman, he is sex, he is history, he is life itself.

  • My First Two Thousand Years

    My First Two Thousand Years
    av George Sylvester Viereck, Paul Eldridge, George Sylvester Viereck

    Inbunden - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780911378160

  • Sailing Tall

    Sailing Tall
    av Max Wood

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091892

    Author Max Wood served his apprenticeship on one of the very last commerical voyages of any cargo square-rigger. Sailing Tall is a piece of living history, in which he documents in great detail work practices and a way of life now gone by. It is als…

  • Flirting with Mermaids

    Flirting with Mermaids
    av John Kretschmer

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091649

    Over the course of twenty years of delivering sailboats to far-flung quaysides, John Kretschmer has had innumerable adventures, both humorous and terrifying. in Flirting with Mermaids, he recounts the most memorable of them.He crosses the Western Ca…

  • Flirting with Mermaids

    Flirting with Mermaids
    av John Kretschmer

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574090550

    In fifteen years of making landfalls, the author has had numerous sailing adventures including a voyage around Cape Horn, a winter crossing of the North Atlantic with Force 13 winds, and an unusual research voyage in the Caribbean.

  • Survive the Savage Sea

    Survive the Savage Sea
    av Dougal Robertson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781493049387

    In June 1972, the 43-foor schooner Lucette was attacked by killer whales and sank in 60 seconds. What happened next is almost incredible. In an inflatable rubber raft, with a 9 foot fiberglass dinghy to tow it, Dougal Robertson and his family were m…

  • Endless Sea

    Endless Sea
    av Amyr Klink

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574092592

    Amyr Klink, whose sailing exploits have made him a hero in Brazil, tells of his daring singlehanded circumnavigation below the Antarctic Convergence. Surfing the waves in his custom-built 50-foot "aluminum red truck," PARATII, Klink enjoys the quiet…

  • I've Been Around

    I've Been Around
    av Tania Aebi

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574092134

    Offers reflections on the sailing way of life.

  • Encounters of a Wayward Sailor

    Encounters of a Wayward Sailor
    av Tristan Jones

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486807

    The great teller of sea stories-Tristan Jones-is back, with a new collection of yarns, reminiscences, and adventures never before published in book form. Jones carries us to the sleepy Spanish ports of the 1950s, the pleasures of Buenos Aires in the…

  • Cruising in Seraffyn

    Cruising in Seraffyn
    av Lin Pardey

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486364

    The cruising tale is full of the sights and sounds, the fragrances and native customs of foreign lands, especially Central American and the Caribbean. It is a story of a leisurely sail through the Gulf of Cortez and on through Panama Canal to the Az…

  • A Sea Vagabond's World

    A Sea Vagabond's World
    av Bernard Moitessier

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781493042807

    "I would like now to write a practical book that will cover three topics: boats, the sea, and the beachcombing life." These were the thought of Bernard Moitessier after he finished writing his last book, Tamata and the Alliance, while in Polynesia.T…

  • The Mariner's Book of Days

    The Mariner's Book of Days
    av Peter H Spectre

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574093162

    Since its inception in 1992, The Mariner s Book of Days has been hailed as the best, most entertaining nautical desk diary and calendar to see print. It is also a valuable reference in its own right; each annual edition completely different from its…

  • The SAIL Book of Common Sense Cruising

    The SAIL Book of Common Sense Cruising
    av Patience Wales

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091212

    From choosing a crew for cruising to passage planning, from light air sails to navigation, this anthology of 28 articles from Sail Magazine gives practical advice on numerous aspacts of cruising.

  • Ocean Yachtmaster

    Ocean Yachtmaster
    av Pat Langley-Price, Philip Ouvry, Pat Langley-Price

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780713645538

  • The Coast of Summer

    The Coast of Summer
    av Anthony Bailey

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574090741

  • Ebb Tide: #14 a Nathaniel Drinkwater Novel

    Ebb Tide: #14 a Nathaniel Drinkwater Novel
    av Richard Woodman

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091045

    It is 1843 and Captain Nathaniel Sir Drinkwater embarks on the paddle-steamer Vestal for an inspection of lighthouses on the west coast of England. Bowed with age and honors, the old sea officer has been drawn from retirement on half-pay to fulfill…

  • The Barefoot Navigator

    The Barefoot Navigator
    av Jack Lagan

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574092325

    The Barefoot Navigator is the most innovative book about marine navigation for decades. Jack Lagan believes there is nothing so valuable at sea as standing on a deck and just knowing where you are using special knowledge about the sea and the sky an…

  • Northwest Passage Solo

    Northwest Passage Solo
    av David Scott Cowper

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574093520

    No other vessel-sail or power driven-had ever passed through the dangerous straits of the Northwest Passage and completed a voyage round the world before David Scott Cowper's daring journey in the converted RNLI life boat Mabel E. Holland.David Scot…

  • Boat Data Book

    Boat Data Book
    av Ian Nicolson

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486784

    Now in its third edition the Boat Data Book has been expanded to include more tables and new data on the latest developments involving anchors, masts, propellers, winches, and the like.

  • The Boating Bible

    The Boating Bible
    av Jim Murrant

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486135

  • Adrift

    Adrift
    av Tristan Jones

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486302

    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 can…

  • Rough Passage to London

    Rough Passage to London
    av Robin Lloyd

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574093209

    Lyme, Connecticut, early nineteenth century. Elisha Ely Morgan is a young farm boy who has witnessed firsthand the terror of the War of 1812. Troubled by a tumultuous home life ruled by the fists of their tempestuous father, Ely's two older brothers…

  • The Pacific Crossing Guide

    The Pacific Crossing Guide
    av Michael Pocock

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574090369

  • What Now Skipper?: Forty Fiendish Challenges to Your Seamanship Skills

    What Now Skipper?: Forty Fiendish Challenges to Your Seamanship Skills
    av Des Sleightholme, Andrew Bray, Tom Cunliffe

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486180

  • Galley: How Things Work

    Galley: How Things Work
    av Donald Launer

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574092882

    This work delves in depth into the infrastructure of a boat galley, including the equipment and how those devices work, and installation requirements and suggestions.

  • Hard on the Wind

    Hard on the Wind
    av Russ Hofvendahl

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091946

    As the San Francisco waterfront struggled in the grip of the Great Depression, fifteen-year-old Russ Hofvendahl talked his way aboard an old fashioned four-masted schooner and sailed out beyond the Golden Gate Bridge to catch cod in the Bering Sea.…

  • Race Winning Strategies

    Race Winning Strategies
    av Tom Linskey

    Pocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486883

    Race Winning Strategies is an unconventional how to race book that introduces such wacky, but unique characters as Deep Dakron, Scratchen Sniff, Kent McBatten, and Zig Zag Brooke. Through their brisk banter, carried on in yacht club bars, sail lofts…

  • Total Loss

    Total Loss
    av Jack Coote, Paul Gelder, Jack Coote

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091465

  • Watersteps Round Europe

    Watersteps Round Europe
    av Bill Cooper

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574090161

    After their journey south through the French canals, told in Watersteps Through France, Bill and Laurel Cooper cruised Hosanna around the Greek Islands. Needing a replacement engine, they hurried back to the U.K. for a refit, meeting all kinds of di…

  • Start to Navigate

    Start to Navigate
    av Conrad Dixon

    Pocket - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780229117062

  • Magic of Turkey

    Magic of Turkey
    av Alfredo Glacon

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574092707

    A comprehensive guide to the various coasts of Turkey, offering practical information on topics ranging from anchorage areas and marinas, to weather forecasts, to the local cuisine of some of the most intriguing coasts of the world.

  • Sailing to the Reefs

    Sailing to the Reefs
    av Bernard Moitessier

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091205

    Perhaps the title of this book, Bernard Moitessier's first, should have been "Sailing on the Reefs'--for that is exactly what he did, almost unbelievably, twice. After finding his beloved Marie-Therese, a beautiful junk in the Gulf of Siam, he set o…

  • 117 Days Adrift

    117 Days Adrift
    av Maurice Bailey, Maralyn Bailey, Maurice Bailey

    Pocket - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486319

    The Bailey's is a fantastic human story of adaptaion to totally alien conditions. It is a story of amazing courage, resolution and endurance. Essential reading for all who enjoy a gripping true story, 117 Days Adrift is an inspiring tale that has be…

  • Sea Change: Alone Across the Atlantic in a Wooden Boat

    Sea Change: Alone Across the Atlantic in a Wooden Boat
    av Peter Nichols

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574092929

    With only a sextant, his instincts as a seasoned sailor, and a boat filled with memories of his floundering marriage, Peter Nichols sets out on a solo voyage from England to Maine, where he plans to sell his beloved, twenty-seven-foot, engineless bo…

  • Sea Change: Alone Across the Atlantic in a Wooden Boat

    Sea Change: Alone Across the Atlantic in a Wooden Boat
    av Peter Nichols

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781493052004

    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 of the sea, and the ebbs and flows of love. With only a sextant, h…

  • All for a Bottle of Whisky

    All for a Bottle of Whisky
    av Ralph Von Arnim

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091397

    Lying buried on Isle of Arran is a bottle of whisky. On the far side of the world a highly pressurized sales manager decides that the time has come for a change of gear. He wants to return to Europe, and instead of taking the plane he finds himself…

  • All Weather Yachtsman

    All Weather Yachtsman
    av Peter Haward

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780713635607

    The author's experiences skippering in heavy weather conditions are related in this practical and entertaining guide.

  • Desperate Voyage

    Desperate Voyage
    av John Caldwell

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486203

    In May 1946 John Caldwell set out to sail from Panama to Sydney to reunite with his wife who he hadn't seen for more than a year. Eager to reach his destination and unable to secure any other form of transport, he had to resort to singlehanded seama…

  • Desperate Voyage

    Desperate Voyage
    av John Caldwell

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781493049363

    In May 1946 John Caldwell set out to sail from Panama to Sydney to reunite with his wife who he hadn't seen for more than a year. Eager to reach his destination and unable to secure any other form of transport, he had to resort to singlehanded seama…

  • Blown Away

    Blown Away
    av Herb Payson

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486951

  • Spinnaker Handling

    Spinnaker Handling
    av Bent Aarre

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486517

    Spinnakers are no longer the preserve of racing yachts; cruisers have also been seduced by the sail's dramatic contribution to speed and excitement. This second edition describes handling techniques in all situations and weather conditions and in bo…

  • Swan

    Swan
    av Jim Moore

    Pocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574090499

    This is the story of a two-year, 10,000-mile voyage from Hawaii to the East Coast of the UNited States via the Panama Canal, with a sojourn in the Sea of Cortez. It is in some ways the sequel to the Moore's circumnavigation story, but it is also a n…

  • Swan

    Swan
    av Jim Moore

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780924486456

  • A Sea Vagabond's World

    A Sea Vagabond's World
    av Bernard Moitessier

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574090215

    "I would like now to write a practical book that will cover three topics: boats, the sea, and the beachcombing life." These were the thought of Bernard Moitessier after he finished writing his last book, Tamata and the Alliance, while in Polynesia.T…

  • Understanding Boat DC Electrical Equipment

    Understanding Boat DC Electrical Equipment
    av John C. Payne

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574093018

    From John C. Payne, one of the foremost international authorities on marine electrical systems and electronics, comes a new title in his successful series of easy to understand yet thorough treatments of technical issues facing every boat owner, whe…

  • Aluminium Boatbuilding

    Aluminium Boatbuilding
    av Ernest H. Sims

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781574091137

    With aluminium becoming a more widely used boat building material, Aluminium Boatbuilding proves to be an authoritative and practical guide to designing and building aluminium alloy boats. The advantages of building in aluminium are discussed???its…