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Viewing Entry - Two years before the mast (E15794)
by Dana, Richard Henry

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Overview

TitleTwo years before the mast : a personal narrative of life at sea
Author / Responsible partyDana, Richard Henry
CollectionNonfiction
GenreVoyages.
TopicsVoyages. Seafaring life. Dana, Richard Henry, 1815-1882. Voyages and travels. Sailors.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.
Published2021

Summary

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.

Additional Information

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System control numberE15794
Original Print PublisherNew York : Harper, 1840.
Narrator NameBethAnne and TriciaG
Participant or performer noteBethAnne and TriciaG
Narrators GenderFemale narrator