Tristan Jones, a legendary sailor, is the author of 16 books, including Saga of a Wayward Sailor, The Incredible Voyage and Yarns. He left school at the age of 14 to work on sailing barges and spent the rest of his life at sea--in the Royal Navy, as a delivery skipper, and as a daring seagoing adventurer travelling the world in search of new and ever greater challenges.
Easy reading, good story, interesting perspective from a sailor who was there.Published 9 months ago by Laurie
This is a particularly poignant view of WWII from the perspective a young recruit who joined the British navy. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Paul C. Quistgard
describes his tough early years in the Royal Navy, being sunk by the Germans, insights into his family in Wales--must read.Published on July 21, 2013 by irondude
From an "Old Sea Dog" comes this riveting story of his teenage years in the 'Senior Service'. I read the copy I bought for my brother, an ex RN sailor. Read morePublished on October 14, 2008 by B. Willmot