Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Author:
$6.47

Used with the LLATL Tan Program

The romance of old Salem, sailing ships, the adventures and legends of the sea, and the perseverance and integrity of a boy are skillfully combined in this very readable biography. A thrilling and challenging story of a genius who fought the handicaps of physical smallness, poverty, and superstitions and wrote the "American Practical Navigator."

Winner of the 1956 Newbery Medal  Author Jean Lee Latham

Book Title Carry On, Mr. Bowditch
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

Used with the LLATL Tan Program

The romance of old Salem, sailing ships, the adventures and legends of the sea, and the perseverance and integrity of a boy are skillfully combined in this very readable biography. A thrilling and challenging story of a genius who fought the handicaps of physical smallness, poverty, and superstitions and wrote the "American Practical Navigator."

Winner of the 1956 Newbery Medal  Author Jean Lee Latham