Man-of-war Life: A Boy's Experience in the United States Navy, During a Voyage Around the World, in a Ship of the Line

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Moore, Wilstach, Keys & Company, 1856 - Sailors - 278 pages
 

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Charles Nordhoff ran away from home to join the US Navy in 1845. This book is about his around the world voyage while serving as a "ships boy" or apprentice. the book is a good source of day to day ... Read full review

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