William Hope Hodgson was an English author and sailor who wrote a large quantity of works including fantasy, horror, and sea tales, but the still young author was killed in World War I at the age of 40. This is one of his most popular works.
Living Aboard A Boat helps potential liveaboards decide if it's the right lifestyle for them. The book covers a wide range of information including the pros and cons of living aboard; types of liveaboard boats and where to live; liveaboard expenses; advice for outfitting a galley; sleeping quarters; boat systems; boat propulsion; dining and living space; bathroom advice; and a glossary of boating terms. It also includes a list of useful books and web links and has 44 photographs.
The diary of a World War One U-Boat commander. As well as being a fascinating glimpse of life on the German U-boats during the intense submarine blockade, this also reminds us there were humans involved - on both sides of the action - as we read too of the intimate thoughts and intense love of a man longing for his sweetheart.
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