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By Stephen Brennan

Here is the last word number of tales in regards to the sea for sailors young and old, skilled seamen and armchair admirals. For hundreds of thousands of years, we've got set out crusing for all types of reasons—for conflict, for wealth, for pleasure, and for break out. we've regularly had a primal dating with the ocean. Even those that have by no means been to sea are interested by the seafaring existence and stories of salty event. This outsized number of the best crusing tales of all time brings jointly such diversified authors as James Fenimore Cooper, Daniel Defoe, Homer, Jack London, Rudyard Kipling, Richard Middleton, Victor Hugo, Washington Irving, Edgar Allen Poe, Jules Verne, Arthur Conan Doyle, John Masefield, Stephen Crane, H. G. Wells, Herman Melville, and dozens extra. a few of the writers whose phrases are featured listed here are immediately recognizable and feature accomplished deserved status; others are much less recognized, and barely featured in print, yet the following take their rightful position at the cabinets of cruising literature. every one tale is illustrated with black-and-white line paintings that makes this booklet a real vintage. no matter if you're having fun with the large booklet of cruising tales from the nice and cozy, dry convenience of your individual lounge, you're certain to be encouraged by way of the colourful and stirring tales during this undying assortment. 50 b/w illustrations.

Skyhorse Publishing, in addition to our activities Publishing imprint, is proud to post a vast variety of books for readers attracted to sports—books approximately baseball, professional soccer, collage soccer, professional and faculty basketball, hockey, or football, we now have a publication approximately your activity or your team.

In addition to books on well known group activities, we additionally put up books for a large choice of athletes and activities lovers, together with books on operating, biking, horseback driving, swimming, tennis, martial arts, golfing, tenting, mountaineering, aviation, boating, and a lot more. whereas no longer each name we submit turns into a New York Times bestseller or a countrywide bestseller, we're dedicated to publishing books on matters which are occasionally missed by means of different publishers and to authors whose paintings will possibly not another way discover a home.

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By Stephen Brennan

Here is the last word number of tales in regards to the sea for sailors young and old, skilled seamen and armchair admirals. For hundreds of thousands of years, we've got set out crusing for all types of reasons—for conflict, for wealth, for pleasure, and for break out. we've regularly had a primal dating with the ocean. Even those that have by no means been to sea are interested by the seafaring existence and stories of salty event. This outsized number of the best crusing tales of all time brings jointly such diversified authors as James Fenimore Cooper, Daniel Defoe, Homer, Jack London, Rudyard Kipling, Richard Middleton, Victor Hugo, Washington Irving, Edgar Allen Poe, Jules Verne, Arthur Conan Doyle, John Masefield, Stephen Crane, H. G. Wells, Herman Melville, and dozens extra. a few of the writers whose phrases are featured listed here are immediately recognizable and feature accomplished deserved status; others are much less recognized, and barely featured in print, yet the following take their rightful position at the cabinets of cruising literature. every one tale is illustrated with black-and-white line paintings that makes this booklet a real vintage. no matter if you're having fun with the large booklet of cruising tales from the nice and cozy, dry convenience of your individual lounge, you're certain to be encouraged by way of the colourful and stirring tales during this undying assortment. 50 b/w illustrations.

Skyhorse Publishing, in addition to our activities Publishing imprint, is proud to post a vast variety of books for readers attracted to sports—books approximately baseball, professional soccer, collage soccer, professional and faculty basketball, hockey, or football, we now have a publication approximately your activity or your team.

In addition to books on well known group activities, we additionally put up books for a large choice of athletes and activities lovers, together with books on operating, biking, horseback driving, swimming, tennis, martial arts, golfing, tenting, mountaineering, aviation, boating, and a lot more. whereas no longer each name we submit turns into a New York Times bestseller or a countrywide bestseller, we're dedicated to publishing books on matters which are occasionally missed by means of different publishers and to authors whose paintings will possibly not another way discover a home.

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