Sea, the ship and the sailor

tales of adventure from log books and original narratives
  • 353 Pages
  • 1.59 MB
  • English

Marine Research Society , Salem, Mass
Adventure and adventurers., Voyages and tra
Statementwith an introduction by Captain Elliot Snow ...
Series[Marine Research Society, Salem, Mass. Publication, no. 7]
ContributionsBarnard, Charles H., Nicol, John, 1755-1925., Knights, John B., Mariner, William, 1791-1853., Bartlett, John., Snow, Elliot, 1866-1939.
LC ClassificationsG525 .S44
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., iii-xviii p., 1 l., 353 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6676724M
LC Control Number25008514

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