Notable Boats: Small Craft, Many Adventures
by Compton, Nic & Peter Scott
A charmingly illustrated selection of thirty-six iconic boats and the remarkable stories surrounding them. From Slocum’s “Spray”, to Casanova’s gondola, to the Pardey’s “Seraffyn”, to the “Bluenose”, the survey covers a wide swath of boat lore. This book features a very wide variety of boats, from the 19th century the 21st century. This is a perfect book for anybody who is interested in those who have sailed the world and the boats that they sailed.