Voyage of the Liberdade
- Brief Synopsis:
- In 1890, the author became the first person to circumnavigate the globe alone. This is the account of one of his lesser-known but no less remarkable sea journeys.
- Long Synopsis:
- In 1890, the author became the first person to circumnavigate the globe alone. This is the account of one of his lesser-known but no less remarkable sea journeys. From the Publisher: Great 19th-century mariner's thrilling, account of the wreck of his ship off the coast of South America, the 35-foot brave little craft he built from the wreckage, and its remarkable, danger-fraught voyage home. A 19th-century maritime classic brimming with courage, ingenuity, and daring. Easy-to-read and fast-paced.
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- Book Size:
- 54 Pages
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- Adult content:
- Travel, Biographies and Memoirs, History, Nonfiction, Outdoors and Nature, Teens
- Submitted By:
- Carrie Karnos
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