Ships and Men: The Complete Epic

Ships and Men: The Complete Epic


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Running for three years in the pages of the prestigious Blue Book Magazine, author H. Bedford-Jones crafted the most ambitious work of his career: a massive, 34-part saga of seafaring adventure, told chronologically throughout the annals of naval warfare, involving a number of significant figures in world history. Never before collected, this 200,000-word epic includes nearly 200 interior illustrations by artists such as Alex Raymond, John Richard Flanagan, and Leyland R. Gustavson.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781618274014
Publisher: Steeger Properties LLC
Publication date: 04/11/2019
Pages: 350
Product dimensions: 8.27(w) x 10.75(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

  • "Deep-Water Pioneer"
  • "The First Sail"
  • "The Mother Reef"
  • "Nile Skipper"
  • "Astarte Sails to War"
  • "The Face That Launched a Thousand Ships"
  • "The Widow’s Son"
  • "Work of the Dead"
  • "The Things That Are Cæsar’s"
  • "Cleopatra’s Beads"
  • "The Silence of the Sea"
  • "Son of the Dragon King"
  • "The Man Who Ruled the World"
  • "The Dead Strike Back"
  • "A Girl Like a Sword"
  • "Good Night to All the World"
  • "Princess of Calicut"
  • "For Glory and the Main!"
  • "We Must Figure on Death"
  • "Flying Dutchman"
  • "Rogue’s Yarn"
  • "Corsair of Canada"
  • "Satan Sails the Ship"
  • "Hero in Defeat"
  • "Long Tom o’ Devon"
  • "Hanging Johnny"
  • "Black Cargo"
  • "The First Clipper"
  • "Skipper of the Greyhound"
  • "Men of the River"
  • "Stormalong"
  • "The Yellow Ship"
  • "Death Gave Him His Chance"
  • "Tramps of the Sea"

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