Around the Coast in Eighty Waves

Jonathan Bennett lived in an old, unheated campervan for fourteen months, and travelled clockwise all round Britain, surfing every beach he could catch a wave.

Around the Coast in Eighty Waves

Author: Jonathan Bennett

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Jonathan Bennett lived in an old, unheated campervan for fourteen months, and travelled clockwise all round Britain, surfing every beach he could catch a wave.

Hearings Before the Committee on Agriculture House of Representatives Eighty ninth Congress

So we put the rudder over , gunned the engine and awaited whatever the sea
wished to do with us . The gallant Merry Ark shuddered and fought and finally
labored around . The first wave took her broadside ; she heeled over , shook
herself ...

Hearings Before the Committee on Agriculture  House of Representatives  Eighty ninth Congress

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Earthquakes and Other Earth Movements

On October 28, 1724, Lima was destroyed, and on the evening of that day the
sea rose in a wave eighty feet over Callao. ... At Caldera, near to Copiapo, on
May 9, 1877, which was the time when Iquique was devastated, the first motion
which ...

Earthquakes and Other Earth Movements

Author: John Milne

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Cargo Liability and the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act COGSA

... is only eighty - three sea defense , Tecomar relies heavily on the feet back from
the bow , it is subject to evidence from other ships in the general more severe
buffeting by the waves as area of the TUXPAN during the February they come
over ...

Cargo Liability and the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act  COGSA

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Around the World in Eighty Days

now lying in the trough of the waves , shook and rolled terribly ; the sea struck her
with fearful violence . At night the tempest increased in violence . John Bunsby
saw the approach of darkness and the rising of the storm with dark misgivings .

Around the World in Eighty Days

Author: Jules Verne

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One of the most popular novels in Jules Verne's Voyages Extraordinaires series, this book tracks the adventures of affluent Englishman Phileas Fogg, who attempts to swiftly span the globe with his hapless French valet, Passepartout. A case of mistaken identity leads a determined sleuth named Fix to purse Fogg on his trek, which consists primarily of boat and train travel. Published in 1873, the story depicts Fogg and Passepartout at odds with their unfamiliar surroundings while taking in various international wonders.

The Sailors Magazine and Seamen s Friend

On she He steereth fair against the wind ; came , rolling on the waves which He
leareth , if thou trust in Him , bore her to destruction . ... around broke away , and
they perished . the mouth of the Tees , and in the The other could be still seen ,
and bay of Hartlepool eighty - one ves ... Groups of anxious in - and line across
the wreck , this last habitants dotted the coast and mast disappeared with its
precious ...

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The Tour of the World in Eighty Days

It was a favorable change , and the Tankadere again bounded forward on this
mountainous sea , though the waves crossed each other , and imparted shocks
and counter - shocks which would have crushed a craft less solidly built . From
time ...

The Tour of the World in Eighty Days

Author: Jules Verne

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This is an early translated edition of Jules Verne's adventure story of Phileas Fogg's attempt to travel around the globe in 80 days.

Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America

Epicenter between 37° and 39° S . Wave extended along approximately 900
miles of coast to the north and south of 37° S . Great loss of life among ...
Epicenter between 39° and 41° S . Wave intense in the inner part of the bay near
Valdivia ( Bahai Corral ) . ... Eighty - foot waves at Callao flooded the city and
sank 19 ships .

Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America

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Establishment of Geodetic and Seismic Data Centers

Hearings Before the Subcommittee on the Coast Guard of the Committee on
Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Eighty-seventh
Congress ... Shortly after the April 1 , 1946 , seismic sea wave , seismologists and
oceanographers in the Coast and Geodetic Survey ... The available
communication centers near some of our tide stations are manned only during
certain scheduled hours ...

Establishment of Geodetic and Seismic Data Centers

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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National Oceanographic Program 1965

Finally , perhaps 50 feet against a coastline across its as the bottom shoals
toward land , its contours and path . And since these waves carry thousands of
their orientation modify the waves which roll in miles from the point of origin , they
arrive ...

National Oceanographic Program  1965

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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Committee Serial No. 88-23. Includes Interagency Committee on Oceanography reports "University Curricula in Oceanography," June 1963 (p. 205-368); "Oceanography -- The Ten Years Ahead," June 1963 (p. 427-492); "National Oceanographic Program -- Fiscal Year 1964," April 1963 (p. 497-565); and "National Oceanographic Program -- Fiscal Year 1965," Mar. 1964 (p. 569-620)

Geological Observations on Coral Reefs Volcanic Islands and on South America

height of the plain , namely , 120 feet , renders it improbable that an earthquake -
wave , vast as some have here been , could have broken over the surface at its
present leyel ; but when the land stood eightyfive feet lower , at the period when
the shells were ... a resident engineer , loose fragments ; this is probable , for I
found on the beach , and not near the remains of any building , masses of brick -
work ...

Geological Observations on Coral Reefs  Volcanic Islands  and on South America

Author: Charles Darwin

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Transactions

We corne now to consider the unusual phenomena or changes which occur in
the State , or the cold waves : A careful study of the cold waves of the entire
country developed the fact that in the years 1881 to 1884 inclusive , there were
eighty - eight ... The first class follows the region of the great lakes , and across
New England , and are not felt south of the Ohio river . ... Dakota to Texas ,
thence frequently east over the Gulf States , and then northeasterly over the
Atlantic Coast States .

Transactions

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Scotland illustrated in a series of eighty views from drawings by Scottish artists

... details — must be very imperfect indeed , without comprehending some parts
of the coast , and some of the sea - arms that stretch into the interior . ... idea of
the beauty and the grandeur that for ever kept unfolding themselves around our
summer voyagings in calm or storm . ... Ascend one of the heights of Appin , and
as the waves roll in light , you will feel how the mountains are beautified by the
sea .

Scotland illustrated in a series of eighty views from drawings by     Scottish artists

Author: John Wilson

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Scotland Illustrated in a Series of Eighty Views from Original Drawings by Celebrated Artists

... details — must be very imperfect indeed , without comprehending some parts
of the coast , and some of the sea - arms that stretch into the interior . ... idea of
the beauty and the grandeur that for ever kept unfolding themselves around our
summer voyagings in calm or storm . ... Ascend one of the heights of Appin , and
as the waves roll in light , you will feel how the mountains are beautified by the
sea .

Scotland Illustrated in a Series of Eighty Views from Original Drawings by Celebrated Artists

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Scotland Illustrated in a Series of Eighty Views from Drawings by and Other Scottish Artists

... details — must be very imperfect indeed , without comprehending some parts
of the coast , and some of the sea - arms that stretch into the interior . ... idea of
the beauty and the grandeur that for ever kept unfolding themselves around our
summer voyagings in calm or storm . ... Ascend one of the heights of Appin , and
as the waves roll in light , you will feel how the mountains are beautified by the
sea .

Scotland Illustrated in a Series of Eighty Views from Drawings by     and Other Scottish Artists

Author: Professor Wilson

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Scientific American

An iron tower on the Calf Rock , eighty - six Its top of pale and livid green , its
crest of awful white . ... They drogue , and Franklin improved upon their crude
idea . sea the wave velocity may be obtained by veering were nearly suffocated
by sulphurous ... the sea surface ) and great depth , even near the land , so that
perpetual poor fellow who happened to be sick in his bunk below . the mast head
of the ...

Scientific American

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