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Sea Story

A sea story is a work of fiction set largely at sea. The enclosed setting of life aboard a ship allows an author to portray a social world in miniature, with characters cut off from the outside world and forced to interact in cramped and stressful conditions.

Moby-Dick; or, The Whale
Treasure Island
Jaws
The Old Man and the Sea
The Ghost of the Mary Celeste
Red Seas Under Red Skies (Gentleman Bastard #2)
Limbo of the Lost
The Rathbones
The Log from the Sea of Cortez
The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket
The Basic Writings of Jonathan Swift (Modern Library Classics)
The Count of Monte Cristo
The Collected Writings Of Ambrose Bierce
The Scar (Bas-Lag, #2)
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (Extraordinary Voyages, #6)