Email This Page to a FriendPreview: Good Reads: Recommendations by Nat Benjamin
November 20, 2013
OffCenterHarbor.com asked our guides to share their favorite books that should be in every boater’s library…
Riddle of the Sands, by Erskine Childers
This is an intriguing tale of pre-WWI clandestine activities by German industrialists as they begin to manufacture a war machine for the Kaiser. Childers and his yachting companion stumble upon these secret negotiations as they cruise their little English cutter among the shoal and misty waters of the Frisian islands. They soon become inextricably ivolved in the dangerous espionage—their discoveries and safety dependent upon skillful seamanship and accurate navigation.