Viewing Entry - Two years before the mast (E15794) by Dana, Richard Henry
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Two years before the mast : a personal narrative of life at sea
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Dana, Richard Henry
Voyages. Seafaring life. Dana, Richard Henry, 1815-1882. Voyages and travels. Sailors.
In 1834 Richard Henry Dana aged nineteen, enlisted as a Jack-tar on the brig Pilgram. This is a faithful account of his voyage and experiences including storms round Cape Horn, pursuit by pirates and meeting many strange characters from foreign lands.