Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

by Jean Lee Latham


In her Newbery Medal-winning book, Jan Lee Latham chronicles Nathaniel Bowditch's journey, from his modest beginnings, to his first sea voyage, to his rigorous self-education, to the triumphs of his fine-tuned mastery of navigations and eventual publication of his famous work, the American Practical Navigator (also known as the “Sailor’s Bible”) .

This wonderful book is used with the Paths of Exploration Middle School Supplement Unit 1 (Columbus).



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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
ISBN: 9780618250745
Edition: 2003
Product: HMH300
Format: Paperback
Size: 5.5" x 8.25"
Pages: 251

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