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Slocum, Joshua 1844-1909

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Works: 114 works in 575 publications in 17 languages and 13,059 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: G440, 910.41
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Sailing alone around the world by Joshua Slocum( Book )
205 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 3,170 libraries worldwide
Setting off alone from Boston aboard the 36 foot wooden sloop Spray in April 1895, Capt. Slocum went on to join the ranks of the world's great circumnavigators. But by circling wthe globe without crew or consorts, Slocum would outdo them all. His three year solo voyage of more than 46,000 miles remains unmatched in maritime history of its courage, skill and determination. Includes hair-raising encounters with pirates off Gibraltar and dnagerous natives in Tierra del Fuego, raging tempests and treacherous coral reefs, flying fish for breakfast in the Pacific, and a hilarious visit with explorer Henry Stanley in South Africa
Final rights : reclaiming the American way of death by Joshua Slocum( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Discusses the flaws and corruption in the funeral and burial industry in the United States, from exorbitant funeral costs to black market sales of body parts, and provides legal guidelines to burial rights and trends in legal reform
The voyages of Joshua Slocum by Joshua Slocum( Book )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1995 in English and Dutch and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Drie van toelichtingen voorziene zeilvaartverhalen
Voyage of the Liberdade by Joshua Slocum( Book )
21 editions published between 1890 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 142 libraries worldwide
An account of author's trading voyage to South America in his bark "Aquidneck", of her loss leaving harbor in Brazil, of author's building there of the "Liberdade", a 35 foot junk rigged vessel, and of sailing her back to the United States
The sea dreamers by Basil Heatter( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Sailing alone around the world by Joshua Slocum( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Full of astounding adventures, Sailing Alone Around the World is the true story of the first man ever to circle the globe alone entirely by sea
Around the world in the sloop Spray; a geographical reader describing Captain Slocum's voyage alone around the world by Joshua Slocum( Book )
7 editions published between 1903 and 1914 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Alleen met de 'Spray' de wereld rond : de eerste solo-zeiltocht om de wereld door kapitein Joshua Slocum 1895-1898 by Joshua Slocum( Book )
21 editions published between 1921 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 54 libraries worldwide
L'auteur raconte son voyage autour du monde sur un voilier de onze mètres, le "Spray", en 1895
Seul autour du monde sur un voilier de 11 metres : relation du voyage du Capitaine Joshua Slocum by Joshua Slocum( Book )
24 editions published between 1930 and 2000 in French and held by 32 libraries worldwide
A la fin du siècle dernier, Joshua Slocum réussit le premier le tour du monde à la voile en solitaire, un exploit répété plusieurs fois depuis. Parti de Boston en avril 1895 sur le Spray, un voilier de onze mètres, il parcourut en un peu plus de trois ans 46000 milles, rédigeant soigneusement son journal de bord considéré aujourd'hui comme l'un des plus beaux récits de navigation jamais écrits. C'est ce récit que Paul Budker a traduit ici pour l'enchantement du lecteur d'aujourd'hui. Un excellent artiste de marine, Léon Haffner, a illustré chaque page du récit d'une gravure évocatrice, en marge du texte
A bordo del "Spray"; el primer viaje solitario alrededor del mundo en un velero (1896-1898) by Joshua Slocum( Book )
6 editions published between 1945 and 1968 in Spanish and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Erdumseglung ganz allein by Joshua Slocum( Book )
4 editions published between 1937 and 1958 in German and Undetermined and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Joshua Slocum, Sailing Alone Around the World by Joshua Slocum( file )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Joshua Slocum was the first man to circumnavigate the world single-handed. This classic account of his voyage remains one of the most thrilling and entertaining travel narratives of all time, from encounters with Moorish pirates and Juan Fernandez islanders, to tempests and languid seas, sharks and flying fish
Sam z jadrnico okoli sveta by Joshua Slocum( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in Slovenian and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Solo intorno al mondo con lo Spray by Joshua Slocum( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in Italian and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Allein um die Welt : der erste Einhand-Weltumsegler erzählt by Joshua Slocum( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Ensam seglare jorden runt by Joshua Slocum( Book )
5 editions published between 1952 and 1994 in Swedish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Solo, intorno al mondo by Joshua Slocum( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in Italian and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Sailing Alone Around the World - The Original Classic Edition by Joshua Slocum( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Sailing Alone Around the World - The Original Classic Edition
Allein um die Welt : er wagte es als erster by Joshua Slocum( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Le voyage du "Libertade" : et autres récits by Joshua Slocum( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Slocum, J.
Slocum, Joshua
Slocum, Joshua b. 1844
スローカム, ジョシュア
Languages
English (349)
French (33)
Spanish (18)
German (16)
Dutch (9)
Swedish (8)
Danish (8)
Italian (7)
Japanese (4)
Polish (3)
Finnish (3)
Czech (2)
Chinese (2)
Slovenian (2)
Bosnian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Catalan (1)
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