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Lost Fleet : A Yankee Whaler's Struggle Against the Confederate Navy and Arctic Disaster. in dj.

By: SONGINI, Marc

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, New York, 2007, ISBN:9780312286484:

Seller ID: 75854


SONGINI, Marc. The Lost Fleet : A Yankee Whaler's Struggle Against the Confederate Navy and Arctic Disaster . New York: St. Martin's Press, (2007). Pp. [i]-xii,(4),[1]-432, + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth withgilt lettering to spine. An account of Yankee whaleship captain Thomas Wil liam Williams's struggles at sea; not only against the elements, but against the Confederacy during the Civil War. Includes information on Williams's escape from the chase of the Confederate cruiser Alabama, as well as of salvage missions off the unforgiving Alaskan coast. Vg-fine in crisp, unclippe... View more info