shelf-top
shelf-1 shelf-home shelf-2 shelf-ordering shelf-recommend shelf-book-club shelf-events shelf-ccontact shelf-voucher shelf-season shelf-kobo shelf-right
shelf-bottom

The Life of Captain Robert Halpin

PDFPrint
AUTHOR: Rees Jim
€14.95
Sales price €14.95
Price / kg:
Description

The biography of one of the best known Irish seamen of the nineteenth century. Went to sea at age 11, shipwrecked twice by age 22, ran supplies to the Confederate ports in the American Civil War, but best known as the commander of the ss Great Eastern, the greatest ship on the planet at that time. His later life was involved in local politics and contested the 1892 general election in the wake of the Parnellite split.


Awards

Irish-Times-award-2014

Irish Times Bookshop of the Year, 2014

Contact Details

Bridge Street,
Wicklow Town,
Co. Wicklow,
Ireland

Opening Hours: Mon-Sat, 9:30am-6pm
(Closed Bank Holiday Mondays)

Tel: (0404) 62240
Email: info@bridgestreetbooks.ie
Website: www.bridgestreetbooks.ie

Kobo eBooks

Kobo-logo

If you buy ebooks, why not click on the icon & buy them from us!