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Seafaring Lore and Legend
Language: un
Pages: 382
Authors: Peter Jeans
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-02-05 - Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

"A valuable and lively resource. Jeans sorts truth from fiction with a sure hand and does full justice to both." —Peter Stanford, President Emeritus, National Maritime Historical Society “A veritable sourcebook of nautical history, beliefs, and heritage. Every true mariner will get lost in this book.”—Boating Seafaring Lore and Legend
Seafaring Lore & Legend
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: Peter D. Jeans
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

From Noah's Ark to St. Elmo's Fire, Seafaring Lore and Legend leaves no maritime fable or superstition unturned. Author Peter Jeans has spent years compiling these sea stories, and his relaxed writing style and passion for nautical tales make for fast, enjoyable, and informative reading. The wealth of colorful information
Encyclopedia of American Folklore
Language: en
Pages: 468
Authors: Linda S. Watts
Categories: Folklore
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Presents an A-to-Z reference to American folklore with articles on folk heroes, authors, significant historical events, cultural groups, social aspects and more.
The Nautical Gazette
Language: en
Authors: Linda S. Watts
Categories: Shipbuilding
Type: BOOK - Published: 1939 - Publisher:

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Eternal Sea
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Alice Alfonsi
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Jove Publications

Parted from his lover by a mortal fight over an Egyptian urn and swept to a watery grave, Eric Wolfe haunts his seaside home for a century as it degenerates, until a woman arrives with the unique power to release him from death. Original.