the gift

51glmxcnpJL._SX330_BO1,204,203,200_You’ll have to wait until next week to find our picks for the season’s top sailing gifts, but this book is an old standby that just keeps on giving.  Whether you’re a homophobe looking for gag gifts for your crew or a history buff looking to understand the long association of seamen with seamen, this book is the real deal.

Meticulously researched and a scholarly addition to gay history as well as extremely entertaining and engrossing, it’ll give you plenty to think about, and plenty of stories to tell your sailing friends over the long winter.

Amazon’s got it here.