Logo

Two Years Before the Mast by Richard Henry Dana

Large book cover: Two Years Before the Mast

Two Years Before the Mast
by

Publisher: D. Appleton and Co.
ISBN/ASIN: B00AOIKF94
Number of pages: 488

Description:
Tracing an awe-inspiring oceanic route from Boston, around Cape Horn, to the California coast, Two Years Before the Mast is both a riveting story of adventure and the most eloquent, insightful account we have of life at sea in the early nineteenth century. Published in 1840, it is considered an American classic.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Download mirrors:
Mirror 1
Mirror 2
Mirror 3
Mirror 4
Mirror 5

Similar books

Book cover: Lives of the Noble Grecians and RomansLives of the Noble Grecians and Romans
by - eBooks@Adelaide
A brilliant social history of the ancient world by one of the greatest biographers of all time. In his most famous and influential work, Plutarch reveals the character and personality of his subjects and how they led ultimately to tragedy or victory.
(8507 views)
Book cover: Memoirs of the Life of Anne Boleyn, Queen of Henry VIIIMemoirs of the Life of Anne Boleyn, Queen of Henry VIII
by - Longman
Anne Boleyn was Queen of England from 1533 - 1536 as the second wife of King Henry VIII and Marquess of Pembroke in her own right. Her subsequent execution made her a key figure in the religious upheaval that was the start of the English Reformation.
(8239 views)
Book cover: Vitus Bering: the Discoverer of Bering StraitVitus Bering: the Discoverer of Bering Strait
by - S. C. Griggs & Co.
Vitus Bering (1681-1741) was a Danish-born Russian navigator. Published in English translation for the American market in 1889, this sympathetic biography by the historian and geographer Peter Lauridsen, had originally appeared in Danish in 1885.
(3036 views)
Book cover: My SearchMy Search
by - The Plough Publishing House
In a world that is increasingly torn by hatred and war, is there an answer to the need of humanity? This is a fascinating account of survival against all odds, and the story of one man's search for the answers to the questions that face us all.
(4690 views)