Captain's Stories - Tales of Travel is an anthology of 15 short stories - a journey of narrative history and travel adventure through the Pacific, the Mediterranean and the Atlantic.  Each story provides the traveler/reader with a journey of discovery around the region and about those who went before us - changing history and engaging in improbable events.  Audacious characters and startling events will be your traveling companions.


"A perfect balance of history and narrative...."

Bill McD. - Gulfport, Miss.


"...amazing collection of stories of discovery and conflict and is a delightful read..."

Bob H. - Bozeman, MT. 


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