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Alone at sea

the adventures of Joshua Slocum

by Spencer, Ann

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Published by Doubleday Canada in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Slocum, Joshua, b. 1844,
    • Spray (Sloop),
    • Sailors -- United States -- Biography,
    • Voyages around the world -- History -- 19th century,
    • Sailing, Single-handed

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAnn Spencer.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsOld Dartmouth Historical Society (New Bedford, Mass.), New Bedford Whaling Museum.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG440.S63 S64 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 321 p. :
      Number of Pages321
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL78618M
      ISBN 100385257201
      LC Control Number99182404
      OCLC/WorldCa38591722

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