: Nikolai Rezanov and the Dream of a Russian America
From the glittering court of Catherine the Great to the wilds of the New World, Matthews conjures a ...
: A Life in Poems
This remarkable book brings us an intimate and moving interpretation of the life and work of Charles Darwin,...
The true story of long-distance swimmer Lynne Cox's ocean encounter with an 18-foot baby whale and her efforts...
Underwater to Get Out of the Rain
: A Love Affair With the Sea
Eminent marine biologist Trevor Norton takes us around the oceans of the world in this fascinating semi ...
Over the Edge of the World
: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
Magellan's unprecedented circumnavigation of the globe is the subject of this gripping story of heroism, ...
'Thoroughly enjoyable. No writer has better captured the heroic enigma that was Captain James Cook than ...
The Lobster Chronicles
: Life On A Very Small Island
With fascinating nautical descriptions and her eye for the dramas of small-town life, Greenlaw does for ...
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