Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Like the award-winning "In the Heart of the Sea, Sea of Glory" combines meticulous history with spellbinding human drama as it circles the globe from the palm-fringed beaches of the South Pacific to the treacherous waters off Antarctica and to the stunning beauty of the Pacific Northwest, and, finally, to a court-martial aboard a ship anchored off New York City.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mybucketlistofbooks - LibraryThing
More great beach reading from Nathaniel Philbrick. This time he tackles a now mostly forgotten expedition known as the United States Exploring Expedition (or US. Ex. Ex.) which took place between 1838 ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - untraveller - LibraryThing
Excellent! Philbrick is a great writer. My only wish would be for a list of characters in the plot. When it gets this convoluted, a reminder list is helpful. Read full review