A Young Man's Daring Sea Voyage and the Men Who Mapped the World's OceansBook - 2014
Chronicles the author's first transatlantic voyage, when he learned to navigate using a sextant, and traces how this indispensible navigational tool was used by daring mariners to explore and map the world.
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 910.45 BARRIE
Characteristics: xx, 340 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Sextant