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Encounters of a Wayward Sailor
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Tristan Jones
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-01 - Publisher: Open Road Media

From the acclaimed teller of such classic yarns as A STEADY TRADE, THE INCREDIBLE VOYAGE, and HEART OF OAK, ENCOUNTERS OF A WAYWARD SAILOR is wonderful collection of true stories from one of the great storytellers of the sea. Drawing on experiences from a lifetime at sea, Tristan Jones uses
Saga of a Wayward Sailor
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Tristan Jones
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-01 - Publisher: Open Road Media

A “unique and arresting” memoir of seafaring adventures from the small boat sailor and author of Ice! and The Incredible Voyage (Motorboat & Yachting). Tristan Jones was one of the most acclaimed sea-faring storytellers ever. The combative Welshman was born at sea on a ship off Tristan da Cunha. He
The Incredible Voyage
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: Tristan Jones
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.

Over the course of the intrepid six-year voyage recounted herein, Tristan Jones sailed a small craft on both the Dead Sea in Israel and Lake Titicaca in the Andes, respectively the lowest and highest bodies of water in the entire world. He traversed a distance equal to twice Earth's circumference,
Seagulls in My Soup
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: Tristan Jones
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Sheridan House Incorporated

Sequel to: Saga of a wayward sailor. Continues the adventures and encounters of Tristan Jones aboard his converted lifeboat ketch.
A Steady Trade
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Tristan Jones
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.

A Steady Trade is the story of a childhood in Whales and a boyhood on the arduous sail-in-trade of Northern Europe before World War II. It is a charming, nostalgic reminiscence of a lost world, a childhood in a Welsh countryside still in the 19th century, of a time when