Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Critic's Chart: ship books

Naval historian David Cordingly, author of Cochrane the Dauntless: The Life and Adventures of Thomas Cochrane and other books, named a "critic's chart" of ship books for the London Times.

One book to make the list:
Sailing Alone Around the World by Joshua Slocum

The building of the yacht Spray and the lone mariner's epic voyage.
Read about the other books on Cordingly's list.

--Marshal Zeringue