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    eBook Ocean Life in the Old Sailing Ship Days PDF/EPUB Õ in Ð angharad tomos.co ocean pdf, life ebok, sailing book, ship pdf, days pdf, Ocean Life epub, in the epub, in the Old Sailing epub, Life in the ebok, Life in the Old Sailing kindle, Ocean Life in the Old Sailing Ship Days EpubThis was very interesting More interesting in the beginning of his career when he got into mischief but over all it was a riveting readHe covers uite a bit about the life of a 19th Century merchant sailor Life on board ship including positive and negative interactions with shipmates ship board work how sailors went from ship to ship how he eventually became a captain and his experiences as one etcI enjoyed his travelogues as well he went all over the world He wrote uite a bit about shore visits and activities I took some time to read about spots he stopped in and some of the historical facts he mentionsfor example the 1853 yellow fever epidemic in New Orleans his ship made a stop there in the middle of thatThe book is well written goes at a steady pace includes lots of detailafter finishing this book I was a bit baffled that it cost only a dollar while the 1878 79 cruise report for the USS Ticonderoga cost three times as much and was three times short


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    eBook Ocean Life in the Old Sailing Ship Days PDF/EPUB Õ in Ð angharad tomos.co ocean pdf, life ebok, sailing book, ship pdf, days pdf, Ocean Life epub, in the epub, in the Old Sailing epub, Life in the ebok, Life in the Old Sailing kindle, Ocean Life in the Old Sailing Ship Days EpubThis is the story of a New England seafarer who went to sea on sailing vessels in the 1840’s and served at sea to become a captain and part owner of a vessel 25 years later Capt Whidden takes us to the Far East and India South America and Europe rounding both southern Capes Good Hope and Horn on many occasions His time at sea involves him in the California gold rush and the American Civil War IT is best read with a little primary knowledge of sailing vessels top hamper but references to T’gallants and Royals do not detract from the enjoyment of this read The work of a shipmaster in those days in securing cargoes for his vessel through brokers is explaine


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