the cruise of the “Islander” [Mariners Library no.12]
by Harry Pidgeon
Peter Davies, ca.1938.
Mediterranean, Red Sea and West African coast sailing in ‘Cachelot’, a 76′ gaff-rigged ketch built on the lines of a Brixham trawler.
Mitchell, CarletonVan Nostrand, 1955
MacIver, H.IanMartin Hopkinson, 1927
by Bernard Moitessier
the story of Bernard & Françoise Moitessier’s honeymoon voyage in their steel ketch ‘Joshua’.
by Francis Chichester
Hodder & Stoughton, 1964.
autobiography of the lone adventurer extraordinary, covering both his yachting and aviation adventures.
by Weston Martyr
Hart Davis, 1951.
Mariners Library Edition (ML14) of this entertaining collection of yachting and nautical yarns.
by Dougal Robertson
Paul Elek, 1973.
incredible story of survival in Pacific waters after the Robertson family’s yacht was sunk by killer whales.
by Conor O’Brien
Rupert Hart-Davis, 1951.
sailing round the world the hard way in “Saoirse”.