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Tales of the Sea Steven Horn Jr
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Size: 6" x 9"
Binding: Perfect Bound
Several autobiographical stories of a young sailors most memorable experiences of intercontinental sailing in the early 1900's(~1904 to ~1930) in mainly wind only powered sailing ships, known as 'Wind-Jammers'. From the dangers of sailing Cape Horn, being an officer on a ship chartered for filming a 1920's movie, becoming a temporary surgeon at sea, the absurdness of the equator-crossing ceremony, somber tales of friends lost to sea, to the surprisingly harrowing tale of delivering a yacht from a seller in Pennsylvania, USA to the buyer in Florida. Converted from a combination of loose personal handwritten and typewriter-typed papers into a format more suitable for reading. These ...