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Hen Frigates : Passion and Peril, Nineteenth-Century Women at Sea
Hen Frigates Passion and Peril Nineteenth-Century Women at Sea
Author: Joan Druett
A "hen frigate," traditionally, was any ship with the captain's wife on board. Hen frigates were miniature worlds -- wildly colorful, romantic, and dangerous. Here are the dramatic, true stories of what the remarkable women on board these vessels encountered on their often amazing voyages: romantic moonlit nights on deck, debilitat...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780684854342
ISBN-10: 0684854341
Publication Date: 5/4/1999
Pages: 272
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Publisher: Simon Schuster
Book Type: Paperback
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