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Learning the ropes : an apprentice in the last of the windjammers

Author: Eric Newby
Publisher: London : John Murray, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1938, Eric Newby signed on as an apprentice on the four-masted barque "Moshulu" for a round-the-world voyage to carry grain to Europe from the Australian wheat belt. In this book, Newby looks back to his young self and his days on board "Moshulu."
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Named Person: Eric Newby; Eric Newby
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Newby
ISBN: 0719556368 9780719556364
OCLC Number: 45829890
Description: 144 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Eric Newby.

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