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1 SULLIVAN, Thomas V.) Scarcity of Seamen
Press of J. Howe for the Marine Mission at Large, 1854, 
(SULLIVAN, Thomas V.). Scarcity of Seamen. Second Edition. (Boston : Press of J. Howe for the Marine Mission at Large), [1854]. Pp 32. 8vo, wrappers. A lengthy discussion on the subject of the "Scarcity of Seamen", followed by the annual report of the Marine Mission at Large. Contents : Causes of the Scarcity of Seamen; The Remedy; A Marine Apprenticeship System; The Voluntary System; How the Voluntary System Will Work; But One Serious Difficulty; The Sailor's True Position; The Effect Upon the Naval Service; The Time is Auspicious; A Nautical Free School Needed; The Material is Abundant; The Necessity is Urgent; Will the Plan Diminish the Expenses and Risks of Navigation?; Circular; Report of Labors and Results; Marine Free Circulating Library; Benevolence; Treasurer's Report; Appendix : Illustrative Facts - Material Enough for Green Hands - Prospectus of the Seamen's Navigation Company of America - Good Officers Make Good Men. Spine chipped, else vg. 80.00

Price: 80.00 CDN
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