Sailing alone around the world

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In two action-packed real-life adventure stories, the renowned adventurer records his harrowing voyage from Brazil to America aboard a ship assaulted by violent storms, a mutinous crew, cholera, and pirate in The Voyage of the Liberdade, as well as his solo, three-year 46,000-mile solo voyage around the globe in Sailing Alone Around the World. Orig
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auth_author2 Cameron, Silver Donald., Fogarty, Thomas,, Fogarty, Thomas, 1873-1938,, Fogarty, Thomas., Mayes, Bernard., Runger, Nelson., Sklar, Alan., Varian, George, 1865-1923,
author Joshua Slocum
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display_description First published in 1900, "Sailing Alone Around the World" is the detailed account of how Joshua Slocum would become the first person to circumnavigate the globe by himself. Aboard a sloop named the 'Spray', which Slocum himself rebuilt and refitted, he would depart from Boston on April, 24th, 1895 on this remarkable journey. Over the course of the next three years the boat would take him to Gloucester, Nova Scotia, Azores, Gibraltar, Morocco, the Canary Islands, the Cape Verde Islands, Pernambuco, Rio de Janeiro, Maldonado, Montevideo, through the Strait of Magellan, through the Cockburn Channel, Port Angosto, Juan Fernandez, Marquesas, Samoa, Fiji, Sydney, Melbourne, Tasmania, Cooktown, Christmas Island, Keeling Cocos, Rodrigues, Mauritius, Durban, Cape Town, Transvaal, St Helena, Ascension Island, Devil's Island, Trinidad, Grenada, Newport, and finally back to Fairhaven in Massachusetts. Filled with numerous illustrations, "Sailing Alone Around the World" is a real-life nautical tale of adventure filled with perilous encounters and challenges. A classic story of self-determination, "Sailing Alone Around the World" has inspired generations of sailors and adventurers alike ever since its original publication.
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series HarperPerennial classics, Stanfords travel classics, Unabridged classics
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subject_facet Downloadable audio books, Electronic books, Liberdade (Ship), Single-handed sailing, Slocum, Joshua, -- 1844-1909, Slocum, Joshua, -- 1844-1909 -- Diaries, Slocum, Joshua, -- 1844-1909 -- Travel, Slocum, Joshua, -- b. 1844, Spray (Sloop), Voyages around the world
title_display Sailing alone around the world
title_full Sailing Alone Around the World, Sailing Alone Around the World Slocum, Joshua., Sailing alone around the world / Joshua Slocum, Sailing alone around the world / Joshua Slocum; illustrations by Thomas Fogarty and George Varian, Sailing alone around the world / by Captain Joshua Slocum; illustrated by Thomas Fogarty and George Varian, Sailing alone around the world [electronic resource] / Captain Joshua Slocum, Sailing alone around the world [electronic resource] / Joshua Slocum, Sailing alone around the world [electronic resource] Slocum, Joshua, 1844-1909,, Sailing alone around the world [electronic resource] Slocum, Joshua, 1844-1909.
title_short Sailing alone around the world
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topic_facet Biography & Autobiography, Electronic books, Geography, History, Nonfiction, Science, Single-handed sailing, Slocum, Joshua, Sports & Recreations, Transportation, Travel, Voyages around the world