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My Cathedral in the Sea - a history of the sailing ship Conway

My Cathedral in the Sea - a history of the sailing ship Conway
 
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My Cathedral in the Sea traces the story of the Conway from its construction in Canada in 1851 to its demise mid ocean just twenty five years later. Typical of the many trading and emigrant ships she made five marathon trips to Australia and many more Atlantic crossings. This book reveals a vivid picture of life on a sailing ship in the mid-nineteenth century and delves into the thoughts and hopes of the emigrants on board making passage to Hobart Town, Melbourne, Brisbane and many other distant ports.

Published: 2019
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 222
Illustrations: Colour & B&W
Indexed
SKU SKU18888
Quantity in stock 2 item(s) available
Weight 1.20 kg
Author Harley Stanton
ISBN 9780648532897
 
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