Alexander Kinnan Laing (1903-1976) was an American writer, editor and academic, noted for his books on the sea. He was born in Great Neck, New York and died at Hanover, New Hampshire.

 

AOS Other Nautical Fiction

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Year  Book  Comment
  The Sea Witch Experiences in an American clipper ship
  Jonathan Eagle The experiences of a runaway lad at sea and his subsequent career
  Matthew Early A Yankee skipper drifts ineffectually through life

AOS Other Non Fiction

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Year  Book  Comment
  American Ships The evolution of watercraft on the American continents
  Clipper Ship Men The story of the men and ideas that produced "the perfect ship"
  Seafaring America A nautical history of America
  American Sail: A Pictorial History Over 500 stunning illustrations
  Clipper Ships and Their Makers Why the clipper ship came to be, and why it ceased to be.

 

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