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Sailing alone around the world

Author: Joshua Slocum
Publisher: New York : Century Co., 1901.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joshua Slocum
OCLC Number: 5109620
Description: xvi, 294 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Captain Joshua Slocum ; illus. by Thomas Fogarty and George Varian.


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by gemarshall1 (WorldCat user published 2010-07-06) Fair Permalink

This book explores the adventures of one man from Nova Scotia that sets out to sail around the world by himself. Many of the chapters consist of his visits of different countries and different cultures. What I found interesting about the book was how precise the journal entries were by the main character....
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by CJVarrichio (WorldCat user published 2010-04-28) Good Permalink

Sailing Alone Around The World by Captain Joshua Slocum is a very pleasant read and especially enjoyable to those with prior sailing experience. This book describes in detail Captian Slocums adventure as the first man to circumnavigate the globe alone. On April 24, 1895 he set sail on his own homemade...
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