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other information and sources related to Joshua Slocum
- The Slocum Spray Society of Australia Inc.The Society is
quite active down there with 70 plus members, still advancing the adventuresome
spirit of "Joshua" and promoting the "Spray" as the ultimate cruising vessel.
Circumnavigators small boat voyagers of modern times by Don Holm. This book
has a chapter on Slocum, and chapters on 38 other small boat circumnavigators.
- PORT The premier portal of
high-quality maritime resources on the internet
Here for information on Books by and About Joshua Slocum.
- Smithsonian Magazine is celebrating the
accomplishment of the first solo circumnavigation with a detailed article.
Here for more images of the Spray
Here for lines diagrams of the Spray.
- Click here
for information on 2 sources for PLANS for the SPRAY, as they are
interpreted by a modern designer, and in a more traditional plan.
- Click Here for The
Slocum Family Project: DNA
- www.coming-about.com a sailing school for women
- AloneOnTheSea.com Tells the story of John Sowden who circumnavigated the globe 3 times in a 24-foot wood sailboat and is in the Guinness Book of Records for his accomplishment.
- Alpha Global Expedition Adrianís Flanaganís attempt to become the first yachtsman to complete a vertical circumnavigation of the globe via the Russian Arctic. All expedition details including blog and archives can be found at www.alphaglobalex.com.