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Author Name:    EDMONDS, Alan

Title:   Voyage to the Edge of the World. Paperback

Publisher:    McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0771030681 

Seller ID:   10156

EDMONDS, Alan. Voyage to the Edge of the World. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1974). First Paperback Printing. Pp (6),7-254,(2) including a 32-page central photo section. Map. 8vo, photo-illustrated pale blue trade paperback with black lettering to front and spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 2434 does not mention this edition. An account of the Nov.19, 1969 - Oct 16, 1970 circumnavigation of the Americas of the C.S.S. Hudson, a research vessel based at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography. First published in cloth, 1973. "Man on two frontiers - the frontier of knowledge ... and the frontier of that old and beloved adversary, the sea. In 1969, the CSS Hudson left Halifax with a cargo of computers and some of the world's most skilled ocean scientists. For a year, ship, scientists and seamen battled their wayaround North and South America, rounding Cape Horn, struggling through the Northwest Passage, wresting secrets from the sea - secrets destined to aff ect every level of life on this planet. Exciting, intensely dramatic, Voyage to the Edge of the World tells the epic story of one of the most momentous odysseys ever undertaken by man." - from rear cover. Foreword by J.J. Greene. Name, else very good. 15.00


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