New PDF release: A Brave Vessel: The True Tale of the Castaways Who Rescued

By Hobson Woodward

ISBN-10: 0143117521

ISBN-13: 9780143117520

ISBN-10: 0670020966

ISBN-13: 9780670020966

"At as soon as a penetrating paintings of literary research and a riveting historic narrative." -Nathaniel Philbrick

Merging maritime event and early colonial heritage, A courageous Vessel charts a little-known bankruptcy of the previous that gives a window at the idea for considered one of Shakespeare's maximum works. In 1609, aspiring author William Strachey set sail for the hot global aboard the Sea Venture, basically to damage at the beaches of Bermuda. Strachey's meticulous account of the tragedy, the castaways' time in Bermuda, and their arrival in a devastated Jamestown, is still one of the such a lot vibrant writings of the early colonial interval. notwithstanding Strachey had literary aspirations, in basic terms within the arms of one other William might his story make heritage as The Tempest-a attention-grabbing connection throughout time and literature that Hobson Woodward brings vividly to life.

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