Snow Squall: The Last American Clipper Ship Nicholas Dean

ISBN: 9780884482314

Published: June 1st 2003

Hardcover

320 pages


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Snow Squall: The Last American Clipper Ship  by  Nicholas Dean

Snow Squall: The Last American Clipper Ship by Nicholas Dean
June 1st 2003 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 320 pages | ISBN: 9780884482314 | 8.78 Mb

This book begins (and ends) with a series of unusual volunteer archaeological expeditions in the aftermath of the Falkland War but quickly becomes a maritime detective story, as Snow Squalls story is pieced together further with information gleanedMoreThis book begins (and ends) with a series of unusual volunteer archaeological expeditions in the aftermath of the Falkland War but quickly becomes a maritime detective story, as Snow Squalls story is pieced together further with information gleaned from shipping lists, newspaper accounts, disaster books, and diaries.

Her world turns out to be a fascinating one, from the laying of her keel at the Butler yard in South Portland to her last captains heroic efforts to repair his badly damaged ship after going aground near Cape Horn in 1864.



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