Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome. My childhood reading was definitely English flavoured, and yet we identified so strongly with the characters, wanting so much to create our own adventures
Swallows and Amazons Campfire Flags Etched Enamel Mug by JagoIllustration on Etsy
Sophie is now President of The Arthur Ransome Society "Everyone is asking me about the new film adaptation of Swallows and Amazons. I read an early version of the screenplay, visited the film crew ...
The gaff-rigged sailing dinghies Swallow and Amazon as featured in the 1974 movie 'Swallows & Amazons' shot on Derwentwater in the English Lake District.
"Swallows And Amazons" - (1930) - Map- Arthur Ransome
Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome (Puffin)
dinghyparts.jpg (1810×2115) Diagram to help explain "Swallows and Amazons" nautical terminology.
The dinghy 'Swallow' that featured in the film Swallows and Amazons
Swallows and Amazons: Brilliant remake of original film based on Arthur Ransome's book, filmed on and around Coniston Lake, amazing scenery.
Swallows and Amazons