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68 Pages, 5.75 x 8.25

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $16.95 (CA $18.95) (CA $18.95) (US $16.95) (US $16.95)

Publication Date: April 2009

ISBN 9781877257735

Rights: WOR X NZ

Canterbury University Press (Apr 2009)

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Filled with a cornucopia of naval imagery and reference, this collection of poems recounts the epic journeys of ships at sea. From sonnets that pay homage to ships crushed in Antarctic pack-ice to a series recounting the voyage of the Bounty, these pieces herald in classic themes of adventure and salty air.

Author Biography

Koenraad Kuiper is a professor of linguistics at the University of Canterbury. He is the author of Mikrokosmos, Signs of Life, and Timepieces.