Tristan Jones- Sailing Sea Tale books

Tristan Jones - Sea Tales Books

Tristan Jones, a legendary sailor, is the author of 16 books, including Saga of a Wayward Sailor, The Incredible Voyage and Yarns. He left school at the age of 14 to work on sailing barges and spent the rest of his life at sea--in the Royal Navy, as a delivery skipper, and as a daring seagoing adventurer travelling the world in search of new and ever greater challenges.

Ice! by Tristan Jones (Paperback - September 1995)

Book Description
When Tristan Jones was discharged from the Navy, and told he was physically unfit for more seagoing, he got hold of a small craft, Cresswell, which he converted to a cruising ketch and started sailing. Determined to sail further north than anyone else, Jones set out for Iceland, accompanied only by his dog, Nelson. Jones spent two winters full of continuous suspense and danger in this bleak polar region.

The Improbable Voyage by Tristan Jones (Paperback - October 1998)

The Improbable Voyage is the astonishing account of TRistan Jones' 2,307 mile voyage across Europe in Outward Leg. Continuing his round-the-world journey, Tristan traveled from the North Sea to the Black Sea via the rivers Rhine and Danube. Tristan welcomed each difficulty as a challenge to be met and overcome. Battling ice and cold, life-threatening rapids and narrow defiles, German bureaucrats and Romanian frontier police, Tristan made his way through eight countries and emerged triumphant, if battered, bruised and penniless, at the Black Sea. Tristan gives us a vivid glimpse of the quality of life along Europe's oldest water routes and behind the Iron Curtain.

Aka by Tristan Jones (Paperback - October 1998)
Aka is Jones's novel of a small-boat sailor who agrees to enter a solo race around the world, replacing his friend who was killed in a highway accident. In a parallel story, Aka and his school of bottle-nose dolphin follow their customary itinerary in their annual migration to the calving ground at St. Paul's Rocks in the equatorial mid-Atlantic, which, according to Tristan Jones, is what is left of the lost continent of Atlantis, formerly populated by the dolphins' great friends, the Sea Kings.

Adrift by Tristan Jones.

Encounters of a Wayward Sailor by Tristan Jones.

Heart of Oak  by Tristan Jones.

One Hand for Yourself One for the Ship : The Essentials of Single Handed Sailing by Tristan Jones.

Outward Leg  by Tristan Jones.

Saga of a Wayward Sailor by Tristan Jones

Seagulls in My Soup : Further Adventures of a Wayward Sailor by Tristan Jones

Somewheres East of Suez by Tristan Jones

A Steady Trade : A Boyhood at Sea  by Tristan Jones

To Venture Further  by Tristan Jones

Yarns  by Tristan Jones

Seagulls in My Soup  by Tristan Jones


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