A rare glimpse into the day-to-day shipboard procedures of the 19th-century. The author of Two Years Before the Mast
outlines practical aspects of seamanship such as setting sails and tying knots as well as the roles and duties of each crew member. Includes a glossary of sea terms.
Reprint of the 1879 edition
|Author/Editor||Richard Henry Dana, Jr.|
|Dimensions||5 3/8 x 8|