Yacht Were You Thinking

This book explores the fascinating history behind several famous boat names as well as the bizarre stories behind the stranger ones.

Yacht Were You Thinking

From HMS Invincible to Boaty McBoatface, Seas the Day to Shoot Low They’re Riding Chickens, naming boats has always been a tradition that separates the inspired from the woefully unfunny. This book explores the fascinating history behind several famous boat names as well as the bizarre stories behind the stranger ones.

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Yacht Were You Thinking?
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Jonathan Eyers
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-24 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

From HMS Invincible to Boaty McBoatface, Seas the Day to Shoot Low They’re Riding Chickens, naming boats has always been a tradition that separates the inspired from the woefully unfunny. This book explores the fascinating history behind several famous boat names as well as the bizarre stories behind the stranger
Yacht Were You Thinking?
Language: en
Pages: 144
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Pages: 384
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Pages: 344
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