Twain at Sea ― The Maritime Writings of Samuel Langhorne Clemens
Twain at Sea ― The Maritime Writings of Samuel Langhorne Clemens
  • 定  價:NT$2925元
  • 優惠價: 92633
  • 可得紅利積點:78 點
  • 庫存: 無庫存,下單後進貨(採購期約45個工作天)
  • 加入購物車
分享:
商品介紹
  • 商品簡介
  • 作者簡介
  • Samuel Clemens (1835–1910) repeatedly traversed the ocean during his globetrotting life. A keen observer, the man who recast himself as Mark Twain was fascinated by seafaring. This book compiles selections ranging from his first voyage in 1866—San Francisco to Hawaii—to his circumnavigation of the world by steamship 1897. Despite his background as a “brown water” mariner, Twain was out of his element on the ocean. His writings about being at sea (as well as feeling at sea) reflect both a growing familiarity with voyaging and an enduring sense of amazement. Twain’s shipboard observations capture his interest and amusement in the “blue water” mariners he encountered, with their salty subculture and individual quirks. Twain at Sea collects the author’s essays and travelogues on the maritime world in one volume, including excerpts from Roughing It, The Innocents Abroad, A Tramp Abroad, Following the Equator, and other sources.
  • MARK TWAIN was born Samuel Langhorne Clemens in the village of Florida, Missouri, in 1835. He worked four years on a Mississippi steamboat, frequently traveled overseas, and wrote about all of his voyages. In between these pursuits, he invented the American novel with The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. He died in Redding, Connecticut, in 1910. ERIC PAUL ROORDA is professor of history at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky, and co-director of The Munson Institute, a graduate maritime studies program at Mystic Seaport, Connecticut. He is the author of The Dictator Next Door, which won two national book awards, and Cuba, America, and the Sea. He is the co-editor of The Dominican Republic Reader: History, Politics, Culture and the editor of The Ocean Reader: History, Politics, Culture.
    本週66折

      • 創意水彩-畫藝百科系列
      • 優惠價:165元
      • 心理學辭典
      • 優惠價:495元
      • 全彩圖解國學經典
      • 優惠價:297元
      • 與時間賽跑:擺脫瞎忙的40個法則
      • 優惠價:158元
      • 海客述奇:中國人眼中的維多利亞科學
      • 優惠價:92元
      • 誰在搞飛機:黑五機長瘋狂詹姆士的苦勞奴記
      • 優惠價:211元
      • 圖解NLP擺脫大腦控制,改變心態立刻行動!
      • 優惠價:185元
      • 大業風雲:隋唐之際的英雄們
      • 優惠價:297元
      • 跟誰聊天都盡興:不失言、不失禮、不失落的魅力說話術
      • 優惠價:158元
      • 抗暖化,我也可以:氣候變遷與永續發展
      • 優惠價:251元

    推薦書展
    公司簡介服務條款隱私權政策異業合作人才招募圖書館採購/編目三民禮券兌換處好站連結三民‧東大‧弘雅目錄古籍‧古典目錄