Twenty years at sea: Leaves from my old log-books by Frederic Stanhope Hill

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Author Hill, Frederic Stanhope, 1829-1913
LoC No. 11021844
Title Twenty years at sea: Leaves from my old log-books
Alternate Title 20 years at sea: Leaves from my old log-books
Original Publication United States: Houghton, Mifflin and Company,1893.
Contents In the merchant service: How I went to sea. My first voyage. The mutiny. Not born to be drowned. A "Shanghaeing" episode. To California before the gold discovery. Recapturing a runaway. Chased by pirates -- In the naval service: The outbreak of the Civil War. A night attack by a Confederate ram. The passage of the forts and the capture of New Orleans. On to New Orleans. Chasing a blockade runner. A narrow escape. A successful still hunt. Catching a Tartar. The naval traitor. Hunting for bushwhackers. The end of the struggle.
Credits The Online Distributed Proofreading Team at https://www.pgdp.net (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive/American Libraries.)
Language English
LoC Class E456: History: America: Civil War period (1861-1865)
LoC Class VK: Naval science: Navigation, Merchant marine
Subject Voyages and travels
Subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations
Subject Merchant marine -- United States
Subject Hill, Frederic Stanhope, 1829-1913
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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