From Ship's Cook to Baronet PDF ePub eBook

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From Ship's Cook to Baronet free pdf Sir William Reardon Smith (1856-1935) was one of the foremost figures in south Wales in the early twentieth century. His was a classic story of 'rags to riches' - starting life as a deck-hand and ship's cook sailing from his native Appledore in 1870, he was a master mariner at the age of twenty-two and subsequently commanded many of the fine sailing ships owned by Hugh Hogarth

About David Jenkins

David Jenkins has worked for Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales since 1982 and is currently senior curator of the National Waterfront Museum, Swansea. He has written numerous books and articles on aspects of Welsh maritime and transport history and is also a frequent broadcaster on these topics.

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Author : David Jenkins
Publisher : University of Wales Press
Data Published : 30 September 2011
ISBN : 0708324231
EAN : 9780708324233
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 192 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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