All at Sea: Stories of New Zealand seafarers
by Emmanuel Makarios
The results of interviews conducted over several years with merchant navy sailors who recounted their stories from the last full fledged sailing ship, the Pamir being returned to her home country of Finland after WWII to recent stories on today's inter-island ferries and coastal vessels, as well as international cargo and passenger ships which sailed to various parts of the globe. A full range of occupations from Deck Boy, Engineer, Steward to Master as well as harbour pilots, union leaders and shipping company executives.
Very well-illustrated with generous size colour and b/w photos throughout.
192 pages in A4 portrait format, hardcovered.
Due November 2017.
RRP will be $70