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Accounts of Shipwreck and of Other Disasters at Sea
Language: en
Pages: 335
Authors: William Allen
Categories: Electronic book
Type: BOOK - Published: 1823 - Publisher:

The Mariner's Chronicle, of Shipwrecks, Fires, Famines and Other Disasters at Sea
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Seafaring life
Type: BOOK - Published: 1849 - Publisher:

To Swear like a Sailor
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Paul A. Gilje
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-12 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book explores American maritime world, including cursing, language, logbooks, storytelling, sailor songs, reading, and material culture.
Disasters at Sea
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Liz Mechem
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-01 - Publisher: Skyhorse

A fully illustrated collection of the most thrilling shipwrecks of all time! Experience the mystery and wonder of the bottom of the sea with over sixty accounts
Catalogue of the Library of the Boston Athenaeum, 1807-1871
Language: en
Pages: 3402
Authors: Boston Athenaeum
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1880 - Publisher:

Catalogue of the Library of the Boston Athenaeum
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Boston Athenaeum
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1880 - Publisher:

Shipwreck in Art and Literature
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Carl Thompson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-09 - Publisher: Routledge

Tales of shipwreck have always fascinated audiences, and as a result there is a rich literature of suffering at sea, and an equally rich tradition of visual art
Undercurrents of Power
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Kevin Dawson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-07 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Kevin Dawson considers how enslaved Africans carried aquatic skills—swimming, diving, boat making, even surfing—to the Americas. Undercurrents of Power not
Encyclopedia of American Literature of the Sea and Great Lakes
Language: en
Pages: 538
Authors: Jill B. Gidmark
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

The sea and Great Lakes have inspired American authors from colonial times to the present to produce enduring literary works. This reference is a comprehensive