Reading

The following is a list of books we have enjoyed – hopefully this will be regularly updated.

 

Sailing, Cruising, and The Sea

  • The Lone Voyage – Joseph E Garland
  • The Reluctant Mariner – Joanna Hackett
  • Crossing the Ditch – James Castrission
  • Voyages to the South Seas – Danielle Clode
  • Gentlemen Never Sail to Weather – Denton R Moore
  • A New Voyage Round the World – William Dampier
  • Come Hell On High Water – Gregory Jaynes
  • The Faber Book of the Sea – Edited by John Coote
  • Down in the Bristol Bay – Bob Durr
  • Blown Away – Herb Payson
  • Rescue in the Pacific – Tony – Farrington
  • Once Around – W & J Le Harvey
  • The Nautical Chart – Arturo Perez Reverte
  • The Life of a Q Ship Captain – Gordon Campbell
  • Fatal Depth – Joe Haberstroh
  • Lone Sailor – Jon Sanders
  • The Man who Bought a Navy – Gerald Bowman
  • Endurance – Alfred Lansing
  • Parting the Desert – Zachary Karabell
  • Das Boot – Lothar Gunter Buchheim
  • Sailing Alone Around The World – Joshua Slocum
  • Embers On The Sea – Paul Boyatzis
  • In The Heart Of The Sea – Nathaniel Philbrick
  • And The Sea will Tell – Vincent Bugliosi
  • Outcast Of The Islands – Sebastian Hope
  • Voyage of the Beagle – Charles Darwin
  • Voices of the Old Sea – Norman Lewis
  • Piloting the Panama Canal – Charles Gaines
  • Bold Man of The Sea – Jim Shekhdar
  • The Map That Changed The World – Simon Winchester
  • The Navigators – Klaus Toft
  • The Breath Of Angles – John Beattie
  • Looking For A Ship – John McPhee
  • Between the Poles – Amyr Klink
  • Munity On The Globe – Thomas F Heffernas
  • The Admiralty Chart – G.S. Ritchie
  • Return To The Sea – W A Robinson
  • Heart Of Oak – Tristan Jones
  • The Riddle Of The compass – Amir D Aczel
  • Lionheart – Jesse Martin
  • The Sex Lives Of Cannibals – J M Troost
  • Mawson and The Ice Men Of The Heroic Age – Peter Fitzsimmons
  • High Endeavours – Miles Clark

 

 

 

 

 

Travel

  • A passage to India – E.M. Forster
  • The Tuscan Year – Elizabeth Romer
  • Riding the Red Rooster – Paul Theroux
  • Beyond Lion Rock – Gavin Young
  • In Search of Conrad – Gavin Young
  • Lost Tribe – Edward Marriot
  • A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush – Eric Newby
  • Solomon Time – Will Randall
  • The Lost Continent and Neither Here nor There – Bill Bryson
  • Climbing High – Lene Gammelgoord
  • From Sea to Shining Sea – Gavin Young
  • I dreamed of Africa – Kuki Gallmann
  • Jungle Loves – Paul Theroux
  • Skullduggery – Mark Shand
  • South from the Limpopo – Dervla Murphy
  • Travels on my Elephant – Mark Shand
  • Worlds Apart – Gavin Young
  • Hotel Honolulu – Paul Theroux
  • A Whale Hunt – Robert Sullivan

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