A Man for All Oceans


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 Stan Grayson has thoroughly researched Captain Joshua Slocum’s life and has uncovered primary sources that yield new information and insights filling significant gaps in our understanding of Slocum’s life and voyages.  The Museum, in partnership with Tilbury House Books, will publish this biography and mount a companion exhibition on the subject as part of an ongoing effort by the to highlight notable yacht designers and sailors from Buzzards Bay. Grayson is the author of A Genius at His Trade, the biography of C. Raymond Hunt.

 Published in partnership with Tilbury House Books, distributed by W.W. Norton

Jacketed hardcover,  416 pages, 6.5 in. x 9.5 in,  85 photographs and maps

 Help underwrite this project.


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