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#1 PhillyB

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Posted 28 October 2013 - 01:40 AM

i was going to make this about 19th century nautical literature but this is probably an arcane enough topic without being biased towards any particular hundred-year block.

 

what is your favorite nautical literature and why?



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Posted 28 October 2013 - 01:52 AM

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Posted 28 October 2013 - 05:12 AM

Pirates!  ARGH!!



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Posted 28 October 2013 - 12:00 PM

Patrick O'Brian....his books. 



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Posted 28 October 2013 - 12:03 PM

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Posted 28 October 2013 - 12:15 PM

seawolf? moby dick? billy budd? treasure island?

 

i grew up on books like those and they shaped who i wanted to be



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Posted 28 October 2013 - 12:16 PM

mine would actually be The Old Man and the Sea

 

i dunno if that counts



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Posted 28 October 2013 - 12:30 PM

mine would actually be The Old Man and the Sea

 

i dunno if that counts

 

This!

 

Its the only Hemingway that doesn't make me want to kill someone.



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Posted 28 October 2013 - 12:31 PM

i think it may be the only hemingway i've ever read