Nautical

A Press of Canvas, A Fine Tops’l Breeze, The Evening Gun

By William H. White - Published 2000Published 2001

Genres:

Nautical

William H. White has spent a lifetime nurturing a love for the sea and for the intrepid sailors who faced the challenges of ...Read Review

The Riddle of the Compass

By Amir D. Aczel - Published 2001

Genres:

NauticalNonfiction

Azcel, characterized as “one of America’s most lively and nimble science writers,” has written a lucid and engaging history of the discovery ...Read Review

Over the Wine-Dark Sea

By H.N. Turteltaub - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureNautical

With all due respect to Homer, nautical adventure tales have studiously ignored the Ancients in favor of a prolonged love affair with the ...Read Review

The Salt Letters

By Christine Balint - Published 2001

Genres:

NauticalRomance

This short novel reveals, from the point of view of a young woman, the hardships of the sea voyage from England to Australia ...Read Review

A Thousand Ships: Age of Bronze, v. 1

By Eric Shanower - Published 2001

Genres:

MilitaryNautical

Originally serialized in the comic book series Age of Bronze, issues 1-9. An accursed family; a deadly oath; a fiery prophecy; a beautiful ...Read Review

The Witch from the Sea

By Lisa Jensen - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureNautical

In 1823, half-Indian Victoria “Tory” MacKenzie flees an unpromising future in Boston by disguising herself as a male and stowing away on a ship. ...Read Review

The Buccaneers

By Iain Lawrence - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young AdultNautical

Bound for the West Indies, John Spencer sets sail aboard the Dragon in 1803. The day he sights a lifeboat with one passenger in ...Read Review

Captain Kilburnie

By William P. Mack - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryNautical

Fergus Kilburnie is an unlikely candidate for officer rank in the Royal Navy of the time of the French Revolution. A Scottish farm ...Read Review

Fire On The Waters: A Novel War of the Civil War at Sea

By David Poyer - Published 2001

Genres:

MilitaryNautical

Fans of contemporary naval fiction are undoubtedly familiar with David Poyer. His The Med, The Gulf, Tomahawk, and others follow the careers and ...Read Review

The Sweet Trade

By Elizabeth Garrett - Published 2001

Genres:

AdventureNautical

This book fictionalizes the short and colorful careers of the two best-known female pirates ever to sail together, Anne Bonny and Mary Read, ...Read Review