It's a detailed description of the route, so keep a good atlas nearby. Villiers is an excellent writer, and this book is not entirely about circumnavigating on one of the last of the full-riggers.
Only 6 left in stock (more on the way). It's a detailed description of the route, so keep a good atlas nearby. His description of 1930's Papeete (pages 328-334) would be a delight for anyone mildly interested in Tahiti. Appendices include description and diagrams of the ship, excerpts from the log, crew members' names, and a glossary.
He published two books of his adventures, Cruise of the "Conrad" and Stormalong. Villiers wrote "The Quest Of The Schooner Argus: A voyage to the Grand Banks and Greenland on a modern four masted fishing schooner". The Joseph Conrad is maintained and operated as a museum ship at Mystic Seaport in Connecticut, USA, where she continues to educate the youth of today in the rich history of the age of sail.
Cruise of the Conrad book. Mr. Alan Villiers was an Australian who had won considerable fame for himself as a result of his voyages in sailing-ships. Villiers preferred the excitement and the danger of small sailing-ships to the comfort and the safety of the modern ship. Books by Alan Villiers. Mor. rivia About Cruise of the Conrad.
ISBN13: 9781574092417. Release Date: September 2006.
Books by Alan Villiers.
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Item Information:Author : Villiers, Alan. Product Information:TITLE: Cruise of the Conrad. Other Details:Condition : Acceptable. We take pride in serving you. Books spine maybe slightly creased due to age and wear.
Cruise of the Conrad Close. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. Are you sure you want to remove Cruise of the Conrad from your list? Cruise of the Conrad. a journal of a voyage round the world, undertaken and carried out in the ship Joseph Conrad, 212tons, in the years 1934, 1935, and 1936 by way of Good Hope, the South Seas, the East Indies, and Cape Horn. New ed. by Alan Villiers. Published 1952 by Hodder & Stoughton in London.
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Cruise of the conrad. Published by Pan books, 1956. Title: CRUISE OF THE CONRAD. Publisher: Pan books. Publication Date: 1956. Binding: Couverture souple. Condition: bon Soft cover. From Le-Livre (SABLONS, France). Book Condition: bon. Store Description. Vente uniquement sur internet. Visit Seller's Storefront.