2 edition of circular to sea captains and other seafaring men. found in the catalog.
circular to sea captains and other seafaring men.
Portland Society of Natural History (Me.)
Signed: William Wood, Charles B. Fuller, committee on circular.
|LC Classifications||QH61 .P8|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||11|
|LC Control Number||09034806|
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The Aubrey–Maturin series is a sequence of nautical historical novels—20 completed and one unfinished—by Patrick O'Brian, set during the Napoleonic Wars and centering on the friendship between Captain Jack Aubrey of the Royal Navy and his ship's surgeon Stephen Maturin, a physician, natural philosopher, and intelligence first novel, Master and Commander, was published in After that the captain showed him a great number of swords, cuirasses, and helmets, and made two of the men play with their swords before the king; he then showed him the sea chart and the ship compass, and informed him how he had found the strait to come there, and of the time which he had spent in coming; also of the time he had been without.
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I'm all over the map. Non-fiction, fiction, historical fiction, self-help, business; doesn't matter, I've read them all and I'll probably read them again. Somehow, I always come back to books centered on those adventurers sailing the. If a "hen frigate" was any ship carrying a captain's wife, then a "she captain" is a bold woman distinguished for courageous enterprise in the history of the sea.
"She captains," who infamously possessed the "bodies of women and the souls of men," thrilled and terrorized their shipmates, doing "deeds beyond the valor of women."/5(2).
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