The Seaman's Friend : A Treatise on Practical Seamanship

Author(s): Richard Henry Dana

Nautical - Seamanship

A rare glimpse into the day-to-day shipboard procedures of the 19th-century, newly restored to print from an 1879 edition. The author of Two Years Before the Mast outlines practical aspects of seamanship such a setting sails and tying knots as well as the roles and duties of each crew member. Includes a glossary of sea terms.


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  • : Richard Henry Dana
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