Rounding the Horn

Rounding the Horn

Being the Story of Williwaws and Windjammers, Drake, Darwin, Murdered Missionaries and Naked Natives--A Deck's-Eye Vie

By Dallas Murphy

Basic Books (AZ), Paperback, 9780465047604, 384pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2005

Description

Fifty-five degrees 59 minutes South by 67 degrees 16 minutes West: Cape Horna buttressed pyramid of crumbly rock situated at the very bottom of South Americais a place of forlorn and foreboding beau