Two Years Before the Mast by Richard Henry Dana Jr.

Two Years Before the Mast

byRichard Henry Dana Jr.

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Two Years Before the Mast is a memoir by the American author Richard Henry Dana, Jr., published in 1840, having been written after a two-year sea voyage starting in 1834. 
 
In the book, which takes place between 1834 and 1836, Dana gives a vivid account of "the life of a common sailor at sea as it really is". He sails from Boston to South America and around Cape Horn to California. Dana's ship was on a voyage to trade goods from the United States for the Mexican colonial Californian California missions' and ranchos' cow hides. They traded at the ports in San Diego Bay, San Pedro Bay, Santa Barbara Channel, Monterey Bay, and San Francisco Bay. 

Title:Two Years Before the MastFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:July 23, 2015Publisher:Treasureword ClassicsLanguage:English

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ISBN:9990050953429

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