Schooner Pilgrim's Progress

Schooner Pilgrim's Progress

by Donald C Starr, John Rousmaniere, Harold Peters, Horace W Fuller
     
 

Between 1932 and 1934, in the depths of the Depression, Donald Starr and six friends sailed the 85' Alden schooner Pilgrim around the world from Boston by way of the Panama and Suez Canals. Their adventure is recounted with wit and detail in this illustrated book -- a look at bluewater cruising, the Caribbean, the South Pacific, and the Mediterranean before war and

Overview

Between 1932 and 1934, in the depths of the Depression, Donald Starr and six friends sailed the 85' Alden schooner Pilgrim around the world from Boston by way of the Panama and Suez Canals. Their adventure is recounted with wit and detail in this illustrated book -- a look at bluewater cruising, the Caribbean, the South Pacific, and the Mediterranean before war and tourism altered them forever.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780913372791
Publisher:
Applewood Books
Publication date:
06/01/1997
Series:
Maritime Series
Pages:
371
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.18(h) x 1.18(d)

Meet the Author

John Rousmaniere has sailed in over 35,000 miles of offshore voyaging and racing. He crewed on the 48-foot "Toscana" in the fateful Fastnet Race of 1979.

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