The Seaman's Friend
Containing A Treatise on Practical SeamanshipeBook - 2014
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.
Publisher: [United States] : Dover Publications : Made available through hoopla, 2014
Characteristics: 1 online resource