Atlantic Neptune Adult Booklist

Prepared by the Reference and Reader’s Advisory Department
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How to Read a Nautical Chart: A Complete Guide to the Symbols, Abbreviations, and Data Displayed on Nautical Charts
By Nigel Calder
GA359 .C29 2003

Ships and Seafaring in Ancient Times
By Lionel Casson
VM16 .C23 1994

Maps and Their Makers: An Introduction to the History of Cartography
By G.R. Crone
GA201 .C7 1978

The Lo-Tech Navigator
By Tom Crowley
VK555 .C884 2004

The Voyage of the Beagle: Darwin's Five-Year Circumnavigation
By Charles Darwin
QH11 .D2 2001x

Erikson, Eskimos, and Columbus: Medieval European Knowledge of America
By James Robert Enterline
E105 .E579 2002

Pathfinders: A Global History of Exploration
By Felipe Fernandez-Armesto
G80 .F37 2006b

The Voyage of the Matthew: John Cabot and the Discovery of North America
By P.L. Firstbrook
E129 .C1F57 1997

Empires at War: The French & Indian War and the Struggle for North America, 1754-1763
By William M. Fowler
E199 .F78 2005

Cogs, Caravels and Galleons: The Sailing Ship 1000-1650
By Robert Gardiner
VM17 .C64 1994x

Early Man and the Ocean: A Search for the Beginnings of Navigation and Seaborne Civilizations
By Thor Heyerdahl
GN386 .H49 1979

Marine Navigation
By Richard R. Hobbs
VK555 .H67 1981

British Atlantic, American Frontier: Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America
By Stephen Hornsby
E40.5 .H67 2005

The Book of Exploration
By Raymond John Howgego
G80 .H69 2009

The Viking Discovery of America: The Excavation of a Norse Settlement in L'Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland
By Helge Ingstad
E105 .I54 2001

Daily Life in the Age of Sail
By Dorothy Denneen Volo
VK149 .V65 2002

The Yankee Fleet: Maritime New England in the Age of Sail
By James C. Johnston
F4 .J57 2007

Ocean Traders: From the Portuguese Discoveries to the Present Day
By Michael W. Marshall
VM15 .M368 1990

Evolution's Captain: The Dark Fate of the Man Who Sailed Charles Darwin around the World
By Peter Nichols
F2936 .N53 2003

To Build a Whaleboat: Historical Notes and a Modelmaker’s Guide
By Erik A.R. Ronnberg
VM465 .R66 1985

Celestial Navigation in a Nutshell
By Hewitt Schlereth
VK555 .S339 2000

Viking Navigation
By Soren Thirslund
VK17 .T45 2007

Celestial Navigation
By Jeff E. Toghill
VK555 .T62 1987x

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