Books tagged: sailing ships

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Brave Harold
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,280. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
It is 1803. Harold McCartney accompanies his mother and missionary father from England to Ruapuke Island in New Zealand's far south. But their ship is wrecked, and Harold finds himself alone. Accompanied by an Aboriginal girl, Alkira, and the only Maori survivors of a battle between Maori and European sealers, Harold finally succeeds in finding his way to the southern New Zealand coast.
How to Select, Equip and Maintain a Cruising Boat. The Series.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,310. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This book is a compilation of the authors other e books on cruising boats. The material is the same but makes it all available in one volume at a much lower price. Thirty seven different chapters beginning with comparing boats and the various aspects of different designs and builds. The buying process, equipping for a voyage and numerous practical articles; Easy reading with a humorous approach.
Jousting for Ma's New Brain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,430. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Death in the skies in the name of sport! Gunner Gullnickson, ace skycykle jock and all-around contender, has only one way to save his mother's life and preserve his good-guy reputation. He must risk everything and go up against a Martian jouster who will stop at nothing to win: not bribery, not intimidation, not murder. Plus five bonus stories, making this a novel-length collection.
An Act of Treason
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Murder aboard an eighteenth-century British warship as her captain fights England’s enemies at sea and among his own crew.
Hangings, Sinkings and Trust in God: Life and Death onboard British Warships in the 1700’s and 1800’s
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 44,850. Language: British English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Hangings, Sinkings and Trust in God: The fascinating first hand experiences of an English sailor who enlisted with the Royal Navy from 1793 till 1837. Learn in vivid detail of the lives and deaths of men who served during the age of glory of the most formidable fleet ever to sail. Meet amongst others Nelson, Hood, Rodney and Canadian Admiral Sir Provo Wallace who served for 96 years.
Not Self but Country
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Series: Not Self but Country, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,990. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
“Not Self but Country” is the first in a planned new series telling the story of the infant US Navy. This is a gripping seafaring adventure set in the late eighteenth century. Using naval terms and jargon of the day, author David Perry has placed the reader squarely in the middle of the action. You will cough on pungent smoke and dodge jagged oak splinters as they cartwheel past your eyes.
Rallying Cry/Last Vessel of Atlantis
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Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
From a secret and amazing World War I regiment to a lone Atlantean ship facing a world of savagery—two stories of high adventure.