Exploration of the Valley of the Amazon, 1851-1852 - Herndon, William Lewis, and Kinder, Gary (Editor)

In 1857, Captain William Lewis Herndon sacrificed his life trying to save 600 passengers and crew when his ship foundered in a hurricane off the Carolina coast. Memorialized in Gary Kinder's best-selling book Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea, Herndon, with this final courageous act, epitomized a lifetime of heroism. Seven years earlier, the ...

Exploration of the Valley of the Amazon, 1851-1852 2000, Grove Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780802137043

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