The Annotated Sailing Alone Around the World
|Author||: Joshua Slocum|
|Publisher||: Sheridan House, Inc.|
|Total Pages||: 45|
|Rating||: 4/5 (758 Downloads)|
Download or read book The Annotated Sailing Alone Around the World written by Joshua Slocum and published by Sheridan House, Inc.. This book was released on 2009 with total page 45 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Joshua Slocum's Sailing Alone Around the World is a classic, beloved by sailors the world over who have enjoyed this engrossing tale of a man who sails around the world alone in a small wooden sailboat built with his own hands. This edition is thoroughly annotated by teacher/journalist Rod Scher, who provides explanation, commentary, and clarification that will make Slocum's masterpiece more accessible to today's readers—sailors and landlubbers alike. Scher has also added fascinating “In the News” sidebars throughout the text, which help bring to life the historical events surrounding the narrative.