The Captain's Best Mate: The Journal of Mary Chipman Lawrence on the Whaler Addison, 1856-1860 (Google eBook)

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UPNE, Oct 3, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 340 pages
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The diary of a wife who, with their five-year old daughter, accompanied her husband on a three-and-a-half year whaling voyage.

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November 1856April 1857
The Gulf of Alaska and Bristol
TheSouth Pacificand the Marquesas

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About the author (2000)

STANTON GARNER is Professor of American Literature, University of Texas Arlington and author of Harold Frederic (1969).

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