A SPECK ON THE SEA: Epic Voyages in the Most Improbable Vessels

Kobo ebook | August 1, 2004

byLongyard, William

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"A gripping compendium of noteworthy small-boat voyages made over the centuries."

--John Harland, author of Seamanship in the Age of Sail

A Speck on the Sea chronicles the greatest ocean voyages attempted in the littlest boats. These feats include:

  • Diego Mendez's voyage to rescue Columbus
  • William Okeley's escape from slavery in a folding rowboat
  • Ernest Shackleton's death-cheating journeys
  • And more

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"A gripping compendium of noteworthy small-boat voyages made over the centuries." --John Harland, author of Seamanship in the Age of Sail A Speck on the Sea chronicles the greatest ocean voyages attempted in the littlest boats. These feats include: Diego Mendez's voyage to rescue Columbus William Okeley's escape from slavery in a ...

Format:Kobo ebookPublished:August 1, 2004Publisher:International Marine/Ragged Mountain PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071460098

ISBN - 13:9780071460095

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