Sailing Alone Around The World

Author: Joshua Slocum
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And Voyage of the Liberdade Joshua Slocum. my recollections now; days spent
on the sea and in foreign lands, as falls to the lot of sailors—which was the
merriest it would be hard to say. Of this, however, I am certain, that the one on
board the Liberdade on the Chesapeake was not the least happy of them all. The
day following Christmas found us on the Potomac, enjoying the same fine
weather and abundant good cheer of the day before. Fair winds carried us
through all the ...

Sailing Around The World

Author: Guy Bernardin
Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.
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VOYAGES. OF. JOSHUA. SLOCUM. Edited by Walter M. Teller The Voyages of
Joshua Slocum includes the classic saga Sailing Alone Around the World, the
story of Slocum's solo circumnavigation, as well as The Voyage of the Liberdade
and The Voyage of the Destroyer from New York, two books which editor Walter
M. Teller rescued from oblivion. All diree books are printed here in their entirety.

Cruising World

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How He Made Spray “Pay” Today's world racers and cruisers must be part
business people/part sailors, but even in 1895, a sailor had to worry about how to
make ends meet when he sailed .- '~' ~...:' 5 /' ' _. r 1»; 4 _e. Joshu 's first fo into
pblishing with Voyage of the Liberdade was a failure at first, but the first edition of
Sailing Alone Around the World captured the world 3 imagination and has lived
through numerous editions and languages for almost a century. Inn H——M- -4 “
king” ...

A Bookman S Catalogue Vol 2 M End

Author: T. Bose
Publisher: UBC Press
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Slocum, Capt. Joshua. Sailing Alone around the World, and Voyage of the "
Liberdade." With an Introduction by Arthur Ransome. Readers Union-Rupert Hart
-Davis, 1949. Light blue cloth, gilt spine, silver oblong design on upper side,
edges cut. Ransome's Introduction is dated July 1947, and an edition was
published in England in 1948. 26. Slocum, Capt. Joshua. Sailing Alone around
the World, and Voyage of the "Liberdade." Rupert Hart-Davis, 1950. No. 1 in the
Mariners Library.

The Voyage Alone In The Yawl Rob Roy

Author: John MacGregor
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... William H. Miller, Jr. (40489-7) $16.95 CLASSIC SAILING-SHIP MODELS IN
PHOTOGRAPHS, R. Morton Nance. (41249-0) $17.95 STEAMBOATING ON THE
UPPER MISSISSIPPI, William J. Petersen. (28844-7) $15.95 AROUND THE
WORLD SINGLE-HANDED: THE CRUISE OF THE “ISLANDER,” Harry Pidgeon. (
25946-3) $9.95 SAILING ALONE AROUND THE WORLD, Joshua Slocum. (
20326-3) $6.95 VOYAGE OF THE LIBERDADE, Joshua Slocum. (40022-0) $5.95
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A Brief History Of Circumnavigators

Author: Derek Wilson
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His two published works, The Voyage of the Liberdade and Sailing Alone Around
the World, are like extended love sonnets but crammed with keen observation
and fine detail about the handling of small sailing craft. They are the sort of books
that Coleridge's ancient mariner might have written if the poet had left him to his
own devices. Sailing Alone is both a practical and a moving account of
circumnavigation; it is not surprising that it has become the deepsea yachtsman's
bible.

The Annotated Sailing Alone Around The World

Author: Joshua Slocum
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The next step toward the goal of happiness found me before the mast in a full-
rigged ship bound on a foreign voyage. Thus I came "over the bows," and not in
through the ... I had a right to be proud of her, for at that time--in the eighties--she
was the finest American sailing-vessel afloat. Afterward I owned and sailed the
Aquidneck, a little ... My home voyage to New York with my family was made in
the canoe Liberdade, without accident. My voyages were all foreign. I sailed as
freighter ...

Literature And Lore Of The Sea

Author: Patricia Ann Carlson
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Woe betide the tyro; the foolhardy, Heaven preserve!"6 The mythopoetic force of
the Cape Horn region crowded up on it from the day of its first discovery.
Magellan encountered reasonably fair weather, but his experiences were
nonetheless terrifying. Pigafetta, the principle chronicler of the voyage, records
seeing giants on shore, 3. Joshua Slocum, Sailing Alone Around the World and
Voyage of the Liberdade, ed. Walter Magnes Teller (New York: Collier Books,
1962), p. 131. See pp.

The Voyages Of Joshua Slocum

Author: Joshua Slocum
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Includes "Rescue of Some Gilbert Islanders" and "Extracts from Letters and
Newspapers" commenting on the voyage. Voyage of the Liberdade. Boston:
Roberts Brothers, 1894. This edition offered the buyer a choice of color of binding
: red, blue, or yellow. Voyage of the Destroyer from New Yorfc to Brazil. Boston:
Press of Robinson Printing Company, 1894. Victor Slocum wrote that his father
had 500 copies printed. Sailing Alone Around the World. Illustrated by Thomas
Fogarty and ...