Looking for A ShipBook - 1991
On one of the last American merchant ships, second mate Andy Chase and author board the S.S. Stella Lykes, captained by Paul McHenry Washburn. The 42-day journey down the Pacific coast of South America stops for freight at Cartagena, Balboa, Lima, and Guayaquil, notorious for pirates. The crew exchange tales of disaster, stupidity, greed, generosity, and courage.
Publisher: New York : Noonday Press, 1991, c1990
Characteristics: 241 p. ; 21 cm
Call Number: 910.45 MCP