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The Last Of The Cape Horners

ISBN 10 : 1574884093
ISBN 13 : 9781574884098

Covers a full range of exciting, dangerous, and everyday shipboard experiences..


People Place And Power On The Nineteenth Century Waterfront

ISBN 10 : 9783319331591
ISBN 13 : 3319331590

This book explores the tenuous existence of seafarers, divided between their time on the ocean and their residence in sailortown economies geared to exploit them. Particular attent..


A Call To The Sea

ISBN 10 : 9781612342290
ISBN 13 : 1612342299

Charles Stewart's life of sailing and combat on the high seas rivals that of Patrick O'Brien's fictional hero, Jack Aubrey. Stewart held more sea commands (11) than any other U.S. ..


The Hard Way Around

ISBN 10 : 9780307594631
ISBN 13 : 0307594637

A masterful biographer now offers a thrilling, definitive portrait of one of history’s most legendary icons of adventure. In 1860, sixteen-year-old Joshua Slocum escaped a hardsc..


The Last Grain Race

ISBN 10 : 9780007597840
ISBN 13 : 0007597843

An engaging and informative first-hand account of the last ‘grain race’ of maritime history, from respected travel writer Eric Newby...


Contemporary Tourism

ISBN 10 : 9780750663502
ISBN 13 : 0750663502

Presents a different approach to the study of tourism, considering issues such as the changing world order, destination marketing, tourism ethics and pro-poor tourism. This book hi..


Fighting Words

ISBN 10 : 0702231096
ISBN 13 : 9780702231094

With an open heart and inquiring intellect, Raymond Evans sets out to uncover a past not studied in the school books of his youth. Growing up in the 1950s, he lived in a community ..



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