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Kings of the Yukon: An Alaskan River Journey

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Kings of the Yukon: An Alaskan River Journey

Adam Weymouth

Fiction & Literature; Canoeing & kayaking; Travel writing

Paperback

Shortlisted for the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award 2018 [more]

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The Rip Curl Story: 50 years of perfect surf, international business, wild characters and the search for the ultimate ride

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The Rip Curl Story: 50 years of perfect surf, international business, wild...

Tim Baker

Sports & outdoor recreation; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

Paperback

The Rip Curl Story is the remarkable tale of two young surfers - Doug 'Claw' Warbrick and Brian Singer - who pursued an audacious... [more]

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The Pull of the River: A Journey Into the Wild and Watery Heart of Britain

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The Pull of the River: A Journey Into the Wild and Watery Heart of Britain...

Matt Gaw

The countryside, country life; Boating; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Uplifting and utterly immersive tales of escape and adventure on Britain's waterways [more]

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Exploring the Britannic: The life, last voyage and wreck of Titanic's tragic twin

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Exploring the Britannic: The life, last voyage and wreck of Titanic's tragic...

Simon Mills

History; Maritime history; First World War; Ships & shipping: general interest; Swimming & diving

Hardback

Launched in 1914, two years after the ill-fated voyage of her sister ship, RMS Titanic, the Britannic was intended to be superior... [more]

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Running Free: The Autobiography

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Running Free: The Autobiography

Robin Knox-Johnston

Autobiography: sport; Sailing; Travel & holiday

Paperback

The autobiography of the first man ever to sail non-stop single-handedly round the world, one of the planet great adventurers... [more]

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Places We Swim: Exploring Australia's Best Beaches, Pools, Waterfalls, Lakes, Hot Springs and Gorges

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Places We Swim: Exploring Australia's Best Beaches, Pools, Waterfalls, Lakes,...

Dillon Seitchik-Reardon, Caroline Clements

Swimming & diving; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Paperback

This beautiful photographic and curated travel guide celebrates Australia's long-standing connection to water [more]

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Berlitz Cruising and Cruise Ships 2019 (Berlitz Cruise Guide with free eBook)

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Berlitz Cruising and Cruise Ships 2019 (Berlitz Cruise Guide with free eBook)...

Berlitz Publishing Company

Motor & power boating & cruising; Travel & holiday; Cruises

Paperback

If you want a holiday that's hassle-free, virtually pre-paid, and that lets you see lots of places while only needing to pack... [more]

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Lighthouses of Europe

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Lighthouses of Europe

Thomas Ebelt

Photography & photographs; Navigation & seamanship; Boating; Travel & holiday; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

Europe has over 40,000 miles of coastline, stretching from the icy black waters of the Baltic to the deceptively serene Mediterranean.... [more]

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Carpathia: The extraordinary story of the ship that rescued the survivors of the Titanic

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Carpathia: The extraordinary story of the ship that rescued the survivors...

Jay Ludowyke

True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; History; Social & cultural history; Ships & shipping: general interest; Swimming & diving

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The dramatic and fascinating story of RMS CARPATHIA: rescue ship to RMS TITANIC; sunk by a German U-boat in WWI; and lost... [more]

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Surfing with Sartre: An Aquatic Inquiry Into a Life of Meaning

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Surfing with Sartre: An Aquatic Inquiry Into a Life of Meaning

Aaron James (University of California, Irvine)

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of mind; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

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Jean-Paul Sartre once declared waterskiing to be the ideal limit of aquatic sports. Aaron James, who is both an avid surfer... [more]

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Ragamuffin Man: The World of Syd Fischer

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Ragamuffin Man: The World of Syd Fischer

David Salter

Biography; Biography: business & industry; Sailing

Paperback

In 1938 a knockabout 11-year-old kid from Marrickville, Sydney, is suddenly confronted by mortality. His mother dies. His... [more]

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Fatal Storm

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Fatal Storm

Rob Mundle

History; Sailing

Paperback

The Sydney to Hobart Yacht is one of the world's major sporting events. The race in 1998 became one of the world's sporting... [more]

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Surfing Australia: A Complete History of Surfboard Riding in Australia

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Surfing Australia: A Complete History of Surfboard Riding in Australia

Phil Jarratt

Sports & outdoor recreation; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

Paperback

Includes bibliographical references (p. 338-342) and index. [more]

$45.00

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A Sea-Chase

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A Sea-Chase

Roger McDonald

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Sailing

Paperback

Roger McDonald's tenth, and most surprising novel. [more]

$32.99

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Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup

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Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup

Alan Sefton, Larry Keating

Maritime history; Sports & outdoor recreation; Sporting events, tours & organisations; Sailing

Paperback

Dirty deals, spying, counter-espionage, betrayal and legal battles--there has always been an undercurrent of skulduggery behind... [more]

$24.99

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Diving with Sharks

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Diving with Sharks

Nigel Marsh, Andy Murch

Swimming & diving

Hardback

Diving With Sharks is a complete guide for divers seeking sharks or anyone interested in these incredible creatures. The book... [more]

$39.99

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Sydney Rock Pools

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Sydney Rock Pools

Ignacio Palacios

Individual photographers; Photographs: collections; Swimming & diving; Travel & holiday

Hardback

Sydneys coastline and harbor has a series of beautiful rock pools that have been cut into the base of cliffs and rocky headlands.... [more]

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The Best of the Best: Australia's greatest surf photographers

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The Best of the Best: Australia's greatest surf photographers

Australia Surfing

Photography & photographs; Sports & outdoor recreation; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

Hardback

A beautifully designed, full-colour collection of the best Australian surfing photographers and their award-winning work.... [more]

$39.99

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Berlitz Cruising & Cruise Ships 2018

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Berlitz Cruising & Cruise Ships 2018

Douglas Ward

Motor & power boating & cruising; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Cruises

Paperback

If you want a holiday thats hassle-free, virtually pre-paid, and that lets you see lots of places while only needing to pack... [more]

$46.99

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Amazing Waves: The Beauty of Waves and an Appreciation of Surf

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Amazing Waves: The Beauty of Waves and an Appreciation of Surf

Roger Sharp

Sports & outdoor recreation; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

Hardback

No matter if you're a surfer or have never even seen the sea, you can't help but be transfixed by the aquatic sculptures of... [more]

$34.95

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Swimming: Vintage Minis

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Swimming: Vintage Minis

Roger Deakin

Swimming & diving

Paperback

Is there anything quite so exhilarating as swimming in wild water? This swimming tour of Britain offers a frog's-eye view... [more]

$7.99

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A Brief History of Surfing

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A Brief History of Surfing

Matt Warshaw

Sports & outdoor recreation; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

Hardback

This abridged edition of the seminal The History of Surfing offers surfers everywhere an essential survey of surf history... [more]

$45.00

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Yr: Bloodsuckers

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Yr: Bloodsuckers

Paul Zborowski

Swimming & diving; Children's & Educational

Hardback

From the horror of finding a blood-engorged leech attached to our leg, to the annoyance of a buzzing mosquito - we are all... [more]

$19.99

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Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life

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Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life

William Finnegan

Biography; Memoirs; Surfing, windsurfing, water skiing

Paperback

A deeply rendered self-portrait of a lifelong surfer by the acclaimed New Yorker writer [more]

$24.99

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Sailing Alone Around the World

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Sailing Alone Around the World

Joshua Slocum

Sailing; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

Arguably the original sailing classic, this beautifully produced edition includes new maps and a foreword by a high-profile... [more]

$19.99

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