Viceroy Books   Independent Online Booksellers AssociationMy Account  Cart Contents  Checkout  
  Home » Catalog » History » 0285634488 My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Categories
Military->
History
Espionage
Scale Modelling->
Wargaming->
Shooting Supplies->
Veterinarian
Gift Vouchers
Publisher
Quick Find
 
Search In Item Description

Advanced Search
Affiliates
If you cant find the book you are looking for, please try the links below

Hen Frigates: Wives of Merchant Captains Under Sail
[0285634488]
$44.95 $19.95

Author: Druett, Joan
Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd
Year: 1998
ISBN: 0285634488
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: As New
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall
Description:
New book, unread. 274 pages. Some shelf wear to jacket. This book is a remarkable collage of interesting (and sometimes horrifying) stories of hardships and heroism of captains wives and children on board ship during the Nineteenth Century. Drawing on first-person accounts from journals and letters, the book provides an insight into life on board from a different point of view.


There is currently 1 of this item in stock.

This item was added to our catalog on Sunday 05 March, 2006.
Reviews
Shopping Cart more
1 x Demon of the Waters : The True Story of the Mutiny on the Whaleship Globe
1 x Egyptian Painting and Relief
1 x His Excellency: George Washington
1 x Fenian Fire: The British Government Plot to Assassinate Queen Victoria
1 x Ancient Mariner: The Amazing Adventures of Samuel Hearne, the Englishman Who Walked to the Arctic Ocean
1 x Foreign Correspondents in Japan: Reporting a Half Century of Upheavals From 1945 to the Present
1 x Drake: The Life and Legend of an Elizabethan Hero
1 x Henry: Virtuous Prince
1 x Anne Boleyn: A New Life of England's Tragic Queen
1 x Daily Life of the Aztecs: On the Eve of the Spainsh Conquest
1 x Henry VIII: Images of a Tudor King
1 x An Imperfect God: George Washington, His Slaves and the Creation of America
1 x Catherine the Great: Love, Sex, and Power
1 x Cupid And The King: Five Royal Paramours
1 x Dangerous Crossings: The First Modern Polar Expedition, 1925
1 x Egypt: How A Lost Civilization Was Rediscovered
1 x Cromwell, Our Chief of Men
1 x All the King's Women: Love, Sex and Politics in the Life of Charles II
1 x Alexander the Great: Murder in Babylon
1 x Fifty Years On: A Prejudiced History of Britain since the War
1 x Documents That Shaped Australia: Records of a Nation's Heritage
1 x Edward VII and the Entente Cordiale
1 x Athenais: The Life of Louis XIV's Mistress , the Real Queen of France
1 x After the Victorians: The World Our Parents Knew
1 x Daily Life of the Etruscans
1 x Conquerors of Time: Exploration and Invention in the Age of Daring
1 x For the Cause of Liberty: A Thousand Years of Ireland's Heroes
1 x A Century of Flight: Images of Aviation
1 x A Crack in the Edge of the World: The Great American Earthquake of 1906
1 x Early Habsburg Spain, 1517-1598
1 x An A to Z of Ancient Egypt
1 x Eternal Eqypt: The Civilization of Ancient Egypt from Earliest Times to Conquest by Alexander the Great
1 x 1215 : The Year of the Magna Carta
1 x Before the Fall-out: From Marie Curie To Hiroshima
1 x Elizabeth and Leicester
$739.25
Log In
E-Mail Address:
Password:

Secure Login

New User

Forgot Password?
Currencies
Information
About Us
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Contact Us

Copyright © 2019 Viceroy Books
Powered by osCommerce