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Carry On, Mister Bowditch

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The story of a boy who had the persistence to master navigation in the days when men sailed by "log, lead, and lookout," and who authored The American Practical Navigator, "the sailor's Bible."

About the Author

Jean Lee Latham was born in 1902 in Buckhannon, West Birginia, At and early age, she became a prolific writier, penning works of fiction and nonfiction, as well as theater scripts. Ever since its debut, Carry On, Mr. Bowditch has acquired an intrigued group of sea-loving fans.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395137130
Author:
Latham, Jean Lee
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin
ill.:
Cosgrave, John O'Hara,
Author:
Cosgrove, John C.
Author:
Cosgrove, John O.
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Historical
Subject:
Navigation
Subject:
Bowditch, nathaniel, 1773-1838
Subject:
Newbery Medal.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Series Volume:
RG-125
Publication Date:
19550101
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
Young adult
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.94x5.44x.76 in. .69 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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