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Post by Lynnet » April 2nd, 2017, 12:12 pm

Thrilling Narratives of Mutiny, Murder and Piracy by Anonymous ( - ).

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A collection of true stories of the high seas, from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Shipwrecks, mutiny, life and death decision-making -- all far from home, while pitting themselves against the elements. The romance of the seafaring life is depicted in its brutal reality. ( Lynne Thompson)
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    6. Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): ( Anonymous) : n/a
    7. Link to title on Wikipedia (if available):
    8. Number of sections (files) this project will have: 43
    9. Does the project have an introduction or preface [y/n]: Yes
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    Genres for the project: *Non-fiction/Travel & Geography; *Non-fiction/War & Military; *Non-fiction/Technology & Engineering/Transportation

    Keywords that describe the book: adventure, disaster, shipwreck, battles, whaling, mutiny, expeditions, transports, oceans

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Post by silverquill » April 2nd, 2017, 7:51 pm

I'm pretty maxed out, but I could do the book ends 0 and 47

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Post by Lynnet » April 2nd, 2017, 9:27 pm

silverquill wrote:I'm pretty maxed out, but I could do the book ends 0 and 47
I'll sign you up.
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Post by ToddHW » April 3rd, 2017, 5:14 pm

May I read 38 - Fingal's Cave (I'll try not to hum the overture), and 45-46 - Commodore Barney and Naval Battles of the US?

Thanks, Todd

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Post by Lynnet » April 3rd, 2017, 5:40 pm

ToddHW wrote:May I read 38 - Fingal's Cave (I'll try not to hum the overture), and 45-46 - Commodore Barney and Naval Battles of the US?

Thanks, Todd
All yours.
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Post by afutterer » April 10th, 2017, 7:26 am

I would like to PL this if that is ok.
Anthony

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Post by Lynnet » April 10th, 2017, 8:39 am

afutterer wrote:I would like to PL this if that is ok.
Great! I'll add you as DPL.
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Post by afutterer » April 10th, 2017, 9:01 am

Thanks!
Anthony

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Post by afutterer » April 10th, 2017, 11:16 am

PL NOTES:

SECTION 22 - The Mutineers, a Tale of the Sea

PL OK
Anthony

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Post by BettyB » April 12th, 2017, 8:33 pm

I would like to read 8-10 and 36.

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Post by Lynnet » April 12th, 2017, 9:10 pm

BettyB wrote:I would like to read 8-10 and 36.

Betty
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Post by Eduard Rochester » April 13th, 2017, 2:04 pm

Could I take section 25?
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Post by Lynnet » April 13th, 2017, 2:38 pm

Eduard Rochester wrote:Could I take section 25?
All yours!
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Post by Eduard Rochester » April 13th, 2017, 3:55 pm

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Post by Lynnet » April 13th, 2017, 4:06 pm

That was quick! Thank you.
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