All at Sea: Stories of New Zealand seafarers
by Emmanuel Makarios
Narratives from interviews conducted over several years with 16 merchant navy sailors - 14 men and 2 women - 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 are covered from Deck Boy, Engineer, Steward to Master as well as harbour pilots, union leaders and shipping company executives.
Very well-illustrated with 102 generous size colour and 90 b/w photos including memorabilia items.
192 pages in A4 portrait format, hardcovered with two colour endpapers.
Publication: 4 December 2017.
RRP in NZ: $70
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