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Master of the moving sea
Peter John Riber Mathieson

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Master of the moving sea
the life of Captain Peter John Riber Mathieson, from his anecdotes, manuscripts, notes, stories, and detailed records
[compiled] by Gladys M.O. Gowlland ; edited by J. Ferrell Colton and Antoinette G. Smith ; drawings by Barton A. Wright.,

Published 1959 by J.F. Coulton in Flagstaff .
Written in English.

Edition Notes

Includes index.
"The epic of the ship's boy of the Norwegian wooden barque Norma in 1885 who, wandering the world in craft of sail and steam through peace and war, rose to command fourteen vessels under the flags of five nations including the clipper Antiope, the lofty Carrabin, the mighty Moshulu, and, finally, in 1944, the United States steamer Joseph E. Wing."
Title on dust jacket: Master of the moving sea : Peter J.R. Mathieson.

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Peter J.R. Mathieson


Library of Congress
G540 .M33

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xvi, iii, 304, xxviii, 15 p. :
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