Lynx offers researchers a “cruize of opportunity” to books, periodicals, web sites and information sources on a variety of subjects related to the sea and all those who sail on her. Among the links are tall ships, nautical museums, maritime history, naval associations and marine biology.



    • The Rover by Joseph Conrad
    • The Rescue by Joseph Conrad
    • Sea Stories by Lincoln Colcord
    • Wooden Boats by Michael Ruhlman
    • he Age of the Fighting Sail by C.S. Forester
    • The Dawn’s Early Light by Walter Lord
    • Two Years Before the Mast by Richard Henry Dana Jr.
    • The Seaman’s Friend by Richard Henry Dana Jr.
    • Before the Wind: The Memoir of an American Sea Captain 1808-1833 by Charles Tyng
    • Mr. Midshipman Easy by Frederick Marryat
    • Master and Commander by Patrick O’Brian
    • The Young Sea Officer’s Sheet Anchor by Darcy Lever
    • The Marlinspike Sailor by Hervey Garrett Smith
    • The Art of Rigging by Captain George Biddlecombe
    • 1812 Maritime Trilogy by William White:
      • – A Press of Canvas
      • – A Fine Tops’l Breeze
      • – The Evening Gun
      • Seamanship in the Age of Sail by John Harland



    • Damn the Defiant! (1962), directed by Lewis Gilbert
    • That Hamilton Woman (1941), directed by Alexander Korda
    • Blackbeard the Pirate (1952), directed by Raoul Walsh
    • Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), directed by Frank Lloyd
    • The Bounty (1984), directed by Roger Donaldson
    • Captains Courageous (1937), directed by Victor Fleming
    • Old Ironsides (1926), directed by James Cruze
    • The Sea Wolf (1941), directed by Michael Curtiz
    • Captain Blood (1935), directed by Michael Curtiz
    • High Wind in Jamaica (1965), directed by Alexander Mackendrick



  • Horatio Hornblower (A&E)


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