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6 edition of Little Known Adventures Under Sail found in the catalog.

Little Known Adventures Under Sail

by Jeff Markell

  • 249 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by ProStar Publications, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sailing - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9860353M
    ISBN 10157785294X
    ISBN 109781577852940
    OCLC/WorldCa62902018

      Adventure Under Sail Adventuress was built for John Borden at the Rice Brothers' yard in East Boothbay, Maine, and was designed by B.B. Crowninshield. Borden intended to sail to Alaska to catch a bowhead whale for the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Aboard this maiden voyage sailed the famed naturalist Roy Chapman plan: Gaff–rigged.

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