Title: Uręd. The Egg That Crossed the Atlantic.
Publisher: Aalesunds Museum, Aalesund, Norway
Publication Date: 2005
Edition: First edition.
12" x 8". 163pp. Illustrated paper covered boards. Fine condition. An account of the voyage of the Uræd, an enclosed lifeboat that four Norwegians sailed across the Atlantic Ocean on in 1904-1905. They departed Aalesund, Norway and arrived in Gloucester, Massachussets five months later. Their voyage confirmed the viability and need for enclosed lifeboats. Bookseller Inventory # 24348
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