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Stories Of A Seaman
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
The sailing profession gives me the opportunity to travel through different countries around the world and to participate in unusual events that do not occur in the lives of people who live in a city. Some of the writings in this book are part of a historical and investigative compendium of facts that have for some time, provoked intense debates and that currently divide a part of humanity.
Relatos De Un Marinero
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 92,710. Language: Spanish. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
La profesión de marinero me proporciona la oportunidad de viajar por algunos países del mundo y participar en sucesos insólitos. Algunos de los escritos que conforman este libro, hacen parte de un compendio investigativo e histórico de unos hechos que desde hace algún tiempo originan intensos debates y actualmente dividen a una parte de la humanidad.
Fatherland Without Borders
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 84,160. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Vicario Ventura, born in 1951, suspended his high school studies at the age of 26 to direct his footsteps to a port of Colombia and leave as a stowaway on board a foreigner ship, with a backpack as his only possession. Thus, began a life of trips and adventures around the world which he later dedicated to the profession of seaman, compatible with his vocation of solitary traveler.
The Fog and Tunnel Vision
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
This is a brief description of one of the hazards to be encountered when maneuvering a boat in the fog. Check out Jamie's website at http://www.jamiemcnabb.com.
Patria Sin Fronteras
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Patria sin fronteras es un libro que con un realismo descriptivo relata las costumbres de 20 países lejanos y la vivencia del autor a bordo de un barco carguero con una tripulación de origen griego. Es además un libro ameno e informativo para el sociólogo, el político, el periodista y todo aquel que desconozca el mundo más allá del límite de una ciudad.
Two Clowns Cross the Pacific in a Small Boat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Tells of a sailing journey from San Diego to Australia in a 40 foot sailing boat. Covers Mexico, French Polynesia, Cook Islands, Tonga and Fiji. Also has a chapter on various events "that were too much fun," for the crew. Includes useful detail on various formalities required in the respective ports of call.
How to Select and Buy a Cruising Boat at Home or Offshore.
Series: Cruising Boats, How to Select, Equip and Maintain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: Australian English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport, Nonfiction » Transportation » Navigation
Outlines the selection and purchase of cruising sailing boats with particular detail on purchasing from the USA. Includes checklists for boat inspections, discussion on vessel types, tax, formalities and importation methods. A light hearted but factual read as amusing as it is informative.