THE WAKE OF THE CACHALOTS

By: Daniels, Simon

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156pp., intext, candid and historic b/w halftone illustrations throughout. Book very slightly cocked, otherwise clean, with spine firm. Leaves unmarked. Pictorial card wrapper undamaged. A tribute to the 'Cachalots', master-members of the Southampton Master Mariners' Club. They took their name from a species of whale that has "the thickest skin, blows the hardest and spouts the most . . . " 12 chapters, including: To glory we steer, John Moffat, Jack Holt, Norman Lucas, Watts Watts, Gordon Renshawe, Ron Freaker, Tribute to Commodore MacLean,Ocean Express, Richard Whistler, John Noble, Finished with engines. Book weight approx. 280g.

Title: THE WAKE OF THE CACHALOTS

Author Name: Daniels, Simon

Categories: Nautical & Maritime,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Eastleigh, Hampshire, U.K., Self Published By Author: 1992

ISBN Number: 0951921703

ISBN Number 13: 9780951921708

Binding: Pictorial Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 001813

Keywords: Britis History, Maritime, Mariners, Shipping