Synopses & Reviews
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."
"Illustrations, rich in detail, by John O'Hara Cosgrave II add authenticity and value."
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.