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1 edition of Captain Brand of the schooner Centipede, found in the catalog.

Captain Brand of the schooner Centipede,

by H. A. Wise

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPZ3.W753 C5
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 255 p.
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26273597M
LC Control Number09002673

Master builder of the Summertime, Captain Allen first began sailing schooners in as mate and then as a captain in He has also helped rebuild and skipper the schooner Richard Robbins and served as ship's carpenter for a National . Captain Leo Hynes (–) “In and Out Hynes” took Adventure dory fishing out of Boston bringing in some of the largest catches on record. When he retired Adventure in , she was the last American dory fishing vessel. John Clayton, amateur photgrapher, documented her last 3 years with photos and film footage taken on a number of voyages during those 3 summers.

In Search of the Schooner Exact. Once in olden times, nearly forgotten, the schooner Exact was sailed from Nantucket, around Cape Horn, to San Francisco during the California Gold Rush. Not finding fortune there the little two-masted schooner was sailed, a half year later, from San Francisco to the Pacific Northwest and beyond.   Dennis proposes sailing trip in Oak Bluffs late August as part of W.R.A.P. event prior to Democratic Convention.

America USA project has recrc- ated a historically accurate replica of the gaff-rigged schooner from the waterline up. schooner america (wind oct 95) "> This article was Published in Summer of 95 (any typos or spelling mistakes are SchoonerMan) in the WING & WING The Official Newsletter of the American Schooner Association.   The captain does not stand to watch, I’m just sort of on call all the time. During a race, on a long motion passage I could just hang out and read a book Author: Jacob Brogan.


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A pirate of eminence in the West Indies By Harry Grigo (H.A. Wise, U.S.N.)" See other formats. Captain Brand of the Schooner “Centipede,” by Lieut. Henry A. Wise, U.S.N. (Harry Gringo). Part I, Chapter XIII-XV –A Drawn Battle, a l’Anglaise - OCCUPATION: Captain of the foot wooden schooner Heritage, part of the Maine Windjammer Association fleet, and co-author of "A Shipyard in Maine," a historical look at the Percy & Small shipyard (Maine Maritime Museum, and Tilbury House, $).

Lee, and his wife and co-captain, Linda, also own North End Shipyard, which caters to wooden. Text is clean. Cover shows light wear. Gentle bump to head and base of spine. Light soiling to cover cloth. Previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper.

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Scope and Content. The series consists of private and unofficial correspondence received by Henry Augustus Wise during his tenure as head of the Navy's Bureau of Ordnance and Hydrography, manuscripts of books he wrote under the pseudonym Harry Gringo, and correspondence related to the publication of his "Captain Brand" by Harper's Weekly.

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