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Adventure and Biography

Adventure and Biography

  • A Short History of Seafaring - Arthur Beale
    Dorling Kindersley

    A Short History of Seafaring

    £9.99

    A fascinating journey through more than 5,000 years of seafaring history in this essential guide to the most impressive seafaring tales, explorers,...

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  • The Ascent of Nanda Devi - Arthur Beale
    Tilman

    The Ascent of Nanda Devi

    £12.00

    H W Tilman With a Foreword by John Porter ‘I believe we so far forgot ourselves as to shake hands on it.’ – H. W. Tilman, on reaching the summit o...

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  • Snow on the Equator - Arthur Beale
    Tilman

    Snow on the Equator

    £12.00

    H W Tilman With a Foreword by Sir Chris Bonington ‘To those who went to the War straight from school and survived it, the problem of what to do af...

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  • Two Mountains and a River - Arthur Beale
    Tilman

    Two Mountains and a River

    £12.00

    H W Tilman With a Foreword by Gerda Pauler An expedition that cannot organise itself… on the back of an old envelope, is bound to suffer from the ...

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  • Narrow Boat - Arthur Beale

    Narrow Boat

    £14.99

    By L. T. C. Rolt First published in 1944, and now reissued with new black-and-white illustrations and a foreword by Jo Bell, Canal Laureate, this ...

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  • Remembering the Boats - Arthur Beale
    Lodestar Books

    Remembering the Boats

    £17.00

    Remembering the Boats A lifetime with the North Sea fishing fleet Gloria Wilson Fishing boats, particularly those along the eastern seaboard of ...

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  • Fishing Boats of Scotland - Arthur Beale
    Lodestar Books

    Fishing Boats of Scotland

    £15.00

    Drawings by Gloria Wilson With a Foreword by Mike Smylie In four dozen meticulous, informative and annotated drawings Gloria Wilson has recorded, b...

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  • How To Build A Boat - Arthur Beale

    How To Build A Boat

    £9.99

    A Father, his Daughter, and the Unsailed Sea 'The passages he addresses directly to Phoebe are as tender as the father-daughter letters in Karl Ove...

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  • Sea Change - Mairi Hedderwick - Arthur Beale

    Sea Change

    £14.99

    The Summer Voyage from East to West Scotland of the Anassa By Mairi Hedderwick In Sea Change, writer and artist Mairi Hedderwick embarks on a six-w...

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  • China to Chitral - Arthur Beale
    Tilman

    China to Chitral

    £12.00

    H W Tilman With a Foreword by Tony Howard Upon this trackless waste of snow, cut by a shrewd wind, they sat down and wept. In China to Chitral H.W...

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  • Fernhurst Books

    Racundra's First Cruise

    £16.99

    Arthur Ransome’s account of his maiden voyage in his beloved Racundra, which took him from Latvia, via Estonia, to Finland and back in 1922.By: Ar...

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