The Golden OceanBook - 1994
Peter Palafox, son of a poor Irish parson, signs on as a midshipman for Commodore Anson's fateful circumnavigation of the globe in 1740. Never before having seen a ship, Peter sets out with his lifelong friend, Sean, on a journey of danger, disappointment, foreign lands, and excitement.
Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, 1994, ©1956
Branch Call Number: OBRIAN
Characteristics: 285 pages : map ; 22 cm