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50 Classic Sea Stories [Kindle Edition]

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Book Description

50 classic sea stories are collected in this massive anthology.

Works include:

Across the Spanish Main by Harry Collingwood
Adrift in a Boat by W.H.G. Kingston
Adrift on the Pacific by Edward S. Ellis
Adventures in Southern Seas by George Forbes
Afloat And Ashore by James Fenimore Cooper
Among Malay Pirates by G. A. Henty
The Battery and the Boiler by R.M. Ballantyne
Billy Budd by Herman Melville
Black Bartlemy’s Treasure by Jeffrey Farnol
The Blood Ship by Norman Springer
The Boats of the 'Glen-Carrig' by William Hope Hodgson
The Cannibal Islands by R.M. Ballantyne
Captain Blood by Rafael Sabatini
Captain Scraggs by Peter B. Kyne
Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling
The Cruise of the Dazzler by Jack London
The Cruise of the "Nonsuch" Buccaneer by Harry Collingwood
The Cruise of the Snark by Jack London
Dick Sand - A Captain at Fifteen by Jules Verne
Famous Privateersmen and Adventurers of the Sea by Charles H. L. Johnston
For the Term of His Natural Life by Marcus Clarke
Gascoyne, The Sandal Wood Trader by R. M. Ballantyne
The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson
The Ghost Ship by John Conran Hutcheson
The Ghost Ship by Richard Middleton
THE GREAT QUEST BY CHARLES BOARDMAN HAWES
Homeward Bound by James Fenimore Cooper
Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad
The Lost Naval Papers by Bennet Copplestone
Martin Conisby's Vengeance by Jeffery Farnol
A Message From the Sea by Charles Dickens
Moby Dick; or the Whale by Herman Melville
Moonfleet by J. Meade Falkner
Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
The Mystery by Stewart Edward White and Samuel Hopkins Adams
Omoo by Herman Melville
An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad
Paddy Finn by W H G Kingston
Peggy Stewart, Navy Girl at Home by Gabrielle E. Jackson
Pieces of Eight by Richard le Gallienne
Sailing Alone Around The World by Joshua Slocum
Knots (Entire Collection) by W.W. Jacobs
Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters Edited by Logan Marshall
The U-boat hunters by James B. Connolly
The Sea-Hawk by Raphael Sabatini
The Sea Wolf by Jack London
Vikings of the Pacific by Agnes C. Laut
Wolves of the Sea by Randall Parrish
The Sea and the Jungle by H. M. Tomlinson
The Wreck of the Titan by Morgan Robertson

DISCLAIMER: There has been concern about the table of contents (or lack thereof) in the "50 Classic Books" Series. Golgotha Press has addressed this problem and readers who download the books as of November 2011 can access a functional table of contents by going to the front of the book and paging forward two pages. Because of the size of this book, the "active" feature in the conversion is removed. We are trying resolve this problem, but until then, please follow the steps above. If you still experience the problem, please contact us so we can investigate exactly what is happening. Please note, however, that the table of contents does not become active until you purchase the book--preview mode does not currently support active TOC's. We apologize for any confusion or frustration this has caused.


Product Details

  • File Size: 16062 KB
  • Publisher: Golgotha Press (June 14, 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B0055X0A20
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Lending: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #87,819 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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4.0 out of 5 stars Yo Ho Ho and a Bottle of Rum January 20, 2013
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As an old sailor myself I enjoy reading the old classic sea stories. Some of the old standbys are included in this collection as well as many more relatively unknown sea stories. It is literally a library in itself. I've spent hour after hour reading one book after another and have found only a few that I found no interest in or just didn't like. I've never regretted its purchase
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great read! May 17, 2014
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Downloaded this for my husband who is in an assisted living facility. This was of great comfort to him when all the activities were over and he was free to read.
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This is one long book, some of the stories are not to my likening, and others were reread several times. As a whole I loved it,
though all of the stories are fiction, there is enough historical accuracy to give the stories gravity. Looking at the portrayed past gives a fundamental understanding of the present, and how we came to be. The writing style of some of the authors is awesome, the flow and style of the language. Bye and large a fun read.
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I haven't finished all the stories but I haven't stopped reading any that I have started and enjoyed them all - some more than others but it is just the reading that I enjoy and had hoped for when I ordered the book.
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A bunch of OK adventures and several classics. Difficult to know where you are in any story because the % completion on my Kindle applies to the entire book of 50 stories.
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