Two Million Miles on Salt Water
Commodore G. Purssey Phillips
By Commodore G. Purssey Phillips
Published by Stanley Paul & Co, in 1939
The tale of a skipper who has sailed two million miles on salt water. He served in sail for years, on lovely Cutty Sark and Dharwar; nearly half a century later he became Commodore of the Clan Line
He tells of shipwreck on the African coast, of sailing amongst icebergs and being chased by a German submarine while sailing with a cargo of dynamite.
A story told by a real sailor in a sailor’s own plain words.