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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Farrar Straus & Giroux
Publication date September 1, 1990
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780374190774
ISBN-10 0374190771
Dimensions 1 by 5.75 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock
Original list price $18.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Recounts a voyage of one of the last great American merchant ships, the 'Stella Lykes,' revealing a wealth of maritime lore as crew members tell stories of their careers on the ocean
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
This is an extraordinary tale of life on the high seas aboard one of the last American merchant ships, the S.S. Stella Lykes, on a forty-two-day journey from Charleston down the Pacific coast of South America. As the crew of the Stella Lykes makes their ocean voyage, they tell stories of other runs and other ships, tales of disaster, stupidity, greed, generosity, and courage.


Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780374190774 Book cover for 9781560541028
 
Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (February 1, 1991)
9781560541028 | details & prices | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $19.95
About: Recounts a voyage of one of the last great American merchant ships, the 'Stella Lykes,' revealing a wealth of maritime lore as crew members tell stories of their careers on the ocean
The price comparison is for this edition
from Farrar Straus & Giroux (September 1, 1990)
9780374190774 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $18.95
About: Recounts a voyage of one of the last great American merchant ships, the 'Stella Lykes,' revealing a wealth of maritime lore as crew members tell stories of their careers on the ocean
Paperback
Book cover for 9780374523190
 
Reprint edition from Farrar Straus & Giroux (September 1, 1991)
9780374523190 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $17.00
About: Recounts a voyage of one of the last great American merchant ships, the 'Stella Lykes,' revealing a wealth of maritime lore as crew members tell stories of their careers on the ocean
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780394589183
 
from Random House (September 1, 1990)
9780394589183 | details & prices | List price $15.95
About: This is an extraordinary tale of life aboard what may be one of the last American merchant ships.

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