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One Whaling Family

Harold Williams - Whaling - 1964 - 401 pages
Adventures of the Williams family are told first hand from manuscripts. A stirring adventure - the account of a great whaling captain who took his family to sea.
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Dangerous Work: Diary of an Arctic Adventure, Text-only Edition

Arthur Conan Doyle - Science - 2012 - 368 pages
This e-book features the complete text found in the print edition of Dangerous Work, without the illustrations or the facsimile reproductions of Conan Doyle's notebook pages.In ...
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Afloat and Ashore: A Sea Tale

James Fenimore Cooper - History - 2014 - 464 pages
Trajectory presents classics of world literature with 21st century features! Our original-text editions include the following visual enhancements to foster a deeper ...
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South! (Illustrated)

Sir Ernest Shackleton - Fiction - 2014 - 591 pages
In 1914, as Europe braces for an unfathomably deadly war, explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton sets sail for Antarctica to do the impossible: traverse the continent. He has a ship ...
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Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America

Eric Jay Dolin - History - 2008 - 512 pages
A Los Angeles Times Best Non-Fiction Book of 2007 A Boston Globe Best Non-Fiction Book of 2007 Amazon.com Editors pick as one of the 10 best history books of 2007 Winner of the ...
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The Gigantic Book of Sailing Stories

Stephen Brennan - LITERARY CRITICISM - 2013 - 800 pages
Here is the ultimate collection of stories about the sea for sailors old and young, experienced seamen and armchair admirals. For thousands of years, we have set out sailing ...
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The Lost Fleet: A Yankee Whaler's Struggle Against the Confederate Navy and ...

Marc Songini - History - 2013 - 448 pages
It's the mid-19th century and the American whaling fleet, the wonder and envy of the maritime nations of the world, is struck by one hammer blow after another. Yankee whalers ...
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Meena, Heroine of Afghanistan: The Martyr Who Founded RAWA, the ...

Melody Ermachild Chavis - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 208 pages
Meena founded the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan in 1977 as a twenty-year-old Kabul University student. She was assassinated in 1987 at age thirty, and ...
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