Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery: The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842

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Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery: The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 - Philbrick, Nathaniel

In this "New York Times" Notable Book and bestseller, the National Book Award-winning author of "In the Heart of the Sea" writes about one of the world's most ambitious voyages of discovery--the U.S. Exploring Expedition of 1838-1842 that included six sailing vessels and a crew of hundreds who set out to map the Pacific Ocean.