The Prize of All the Oceans
The Dramatic True Story of Commodore Anson's Voyage Round the World and How He Seized the Spanish Treasure Galleon
ISBN10: 0670891975 ISBN13: 9780670891979 Publisher: Penguin USA Published: Nov 1 2000 Pages: 264 Weight: 1.25lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
The action-packed true story of Commodore Anson's legendary 1740 mission to capture a Spanish galleon on the high seas chronicles the British officer's subsequent disastrous campaign that resulted mutiny, starvation, and heroism. 17,500 first printing.