The Captain's Best Mate: The Journal of Mary Chipman Lawrence on the Whaler Addison, 1856-1860 [NOOK Book]

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The diary of a wife who, with their five-year old daughter, accompanied her husband on a three-and-a-half year whaling voyage.
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The Captain's Best Mate: The Journal of Mary Chipman Lawrence on the Whaler Addison, 1856-1860

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Overview

The diary of a wife who, with their five-year old daughter, accompanied her husband on a three-and-a-half year whaling voyage.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781611680638
  • Publisher: University Press of New England
  • Publication date: 10/3/2000
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 340
  • File size: 7 MB

Meet the Author

STANTON GARNER is Professor of American Literature, University of Texas Arlington and author of Harold Frederic (1969).
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 21, 2013

    Coalshines bio

    Age 16 moons description a handsome tom with a brown pelt and green eyes mate had one but died needs another mat

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 21, 2013

    Finalight

    -Name: Finalight.
    -looks: Brownish gold with black specks.
    -Good or evil?: Good but I have been said to be evil because of my fighting.
    -Activity: Active, I do go to school but I always check my nook.
    -Personality: Kind, loyal, warm hearted and humorous.
    -Future plans: I would like to settle down with a mate and have kits, join a clan and just enjoy whats left of my life.
    -Rank: None.
    -Family: Unknown.
    -Clan: Hoping to find one.
    -History: Was born in Flameclan and stayed there until I became an aprentice, then I left because of my leader gave myself a warrior name (used to be Hawkpaw) aand never returned.
    -Why I like you: Because you are she-cat who I think would best suite me and also because I think you would my life complete.

    *#Finalight#*

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 20, 2013

    Willowstar

    Name Willowstar. I am good. I am very actice every night. I am leader of rockclan. I still have all nin lives. I have a sister who is the med cat. No deputy so if you are my mate that spot is yours. I have been in several clans but none wanted me. I am atracted to you because your personality is like mine and i love cats with saphire eyes. Also because i need a fierce and loyal cat like you in my clan

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 20, 2013

    Soar

    Hi . Im soar . I am a grey tom . Im good with no clan . Im a loner and sorta enjoy it . I miss clan life though . Im a smart funny but serious tom . I was born in waterclan but it died out . My sister Shadenight set out . She found a clan but i stayed a loner shes in starclan now with all her five kits but her sixths is alive somewhere . I love you because yiu seem like me . i want kits and dont use my wings to iften but never use them to godmod . I might fly away from someone evil but thats all .

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 18, 2013

    To Shimmerheart

    HEY YOU STOLE MY NAME!!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    Sparrowsong

    1 sparrowsong 2 brown with with paws and tail-tip 3 good 4 very active 5 always happy 6 have kits, have a mate 7 i want to be leader 8 i have a clan called forestclan IT IS BOSS 9 family : solarstar of soarclan 10 no history 11 i like you because your perfect for me

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 15, 2013

    Bio

    Shadowtalon~_~ Black with a grayish patch on his stomach with forest green eyes~_~ good~_~ get home from school 3:30 eastern, tuesdays gone from 7-8:30 or 9, wednesdays gone 4:45-9. Usually rps till 10:30 eastern on weekdays~_~ funny, brave, smart, and perceptive~_~ wants to be the best warrior for his clan and possibly have kits~_~ warrior/ mentor~_~ Revengeclan~_~ Nightclaw (dad) Darkfire (mon) Treeclaw (brother)~_~ wandered with his family for a while before leaving them to join Revengeclan~_~ i like your personality and character that i innterpreted from reading your bio.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 15, 2013

    BIO

    Hi my name is flamepelt. I am a handsome tom with a flame colored fur with green eyes. I am a good cat and used to fight for the goa resistance. I am very active and i go to school (wont be on tomorrow morning.) I am very kind, loyal, and if we do have kits i will protect you guyes with my life. I want to be leader of a clan and want to have kits with you. I have no rank or clan. My family is all dead and i think about them everyday wishing i will be able to make a family an i will never leave them. My old clan defeted the goa i fought in that battle i defeted two goa cats and i was an apprentice. I like you because you are a beautiful she cat and you sould like a lot of fun

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 24, 2013

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 15, 2013

    Bio

    Name: Firefly
    Appearance: very drak blue with yellow and white glowing dots green eyes
    History: grew up in the forest with fireflies then met you
    Family: the only family he knows are the fireflies
    Why I like you: because you are beautiful in your heart
    Future: to have kits to raise
    Dream: he wishes to fly
    Active: at night
    Side (good or evil): good
    Clan: none
    Rank: none
    Personality: sneaky, likes to spy, cheerful, generous protective to the cats he likes
    Please tell me if I missed something

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