11 thoughts on “Any good maritime or naval books (anything related to maritime)

  • April 24, 2020 at 12:19 am
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    Two Years Before the Mast is a factual account written by Richard Henry Dana about life on a commercial vessel in the mid 1800’s, well written and informative

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  • April 24, 2020 at 12:19 am
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    The Last Grain Race

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  • April 24, 2020 at 12:19 am
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    “Looking For A Ship” by John McPhee

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  • April 24, 2020 at 12:19 am
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    Until the Sea Shall Free Them

    It’s the story of the Marine Electric disaster and paved the way for SOLAS and safety regs

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  • April 24, 2020 at 12:19 am
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    Ice Brothers by Sloan Wilson. Fiction. About Coast Guard mission in Greenland in WWII.

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  • April 24, 2020 at 12:19 am
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    Drake, The Man They Call a Pirate by Jean Lee Latham is a kids’ book but I have read it as an adult and thoroughly loved it.
    She also wrote Carry On Mr Bowditch and others

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  • April 24, 2020 at 12:19 am
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    The Aubrey/Maturin series is fantastic.

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  • April 24, 2020 at 12:19 am
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    Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad. And also his other books

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  • April 24, 2020 at 12:19 am
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    Moby Duck by Donovan Hohn

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