Joshua Slocum: The Captain Who Sailed Around the World
by Casey, Quentin
Written by a journalist, this investigative look at Slocum’s life takes you from Slocum’s upbringing on Brier Island, Nova Scotia, around the globe with him on the world’s first solo navigation, to his mysterious disappearance. Casey provides insights into Slocum’s personal life and troubles, on and off the sea. Includes more than 60 photos, maps, and illustrations.