The True Adventures That Inspired Our Greatest Maritime Authors, From Conrad to Masefield, Melville and HemingwayBook - 2015
Behind every great sea story there is a real-life adventure that inspired it, and this book shines a new light on some of our best-loved maritime authors--from Robert Louis Stevenson to Jack London, Hemingway, Masefield and Conrad--reflecting the dangerous, exciting and often eccentric escapades that fuelled their writing. -- From publishers description.
Publisher: London : Adlard Coles Nautical, 
Copyright Date: ©2015
Branch Call Number: 809.393 JEFFERSON
Characteristics: 330 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm