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Dog-watches at sea

by Stanton H. (Stanton Henry) King

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sailors

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Stanton H. King.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG540 .K55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., 299, [1] p.
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6911577M
    LC Control Number01031328
    OCLC/WorldCa5190132

    The Aubrey–Maturin series is a sequence of nautical historical novels—20 completed and one unfinished—by Patrick O'Brian, set during the Napoleonic Wars and centering on the friendship between Captain Jack Aubrey of the Royal Navy and his ship's surgeon Stephen Maturin, a physician, natural philosopher, and intelligence first novel, Master and Commander, . Skip navigation Sign in. Search.

    Watchkeeping or watchstanding is the assignment of sailors to specific roles on a ship to operate it continuously. These assignments, also known as at sea watches are constantly active as they are considered essential to the safe operation of the vessel, and also allow the ship to respond to emergencies and other situations quickly. These watches are divided into work periods to .   The Sea Wolf - Version 2 - audiobook Jack LONDON ( - ) The Sea-Wolf is a psychological adventure novel by American novelist Jack London about a literary critic, survivor of an ocean.

    Dog-watches at sea, (Boston, New York, Houghton, Mifflin and company, ), by Stanton Henry King (page images at HathiTrust) Neptune's son, (Philadelphia, G. W. Jacobs & company, [c]), by Rupert Sargent Holland (page images at HathiTrust) Two years before the mast. (Some images display only as thumbnails outside the Library of Congress because of rights considerations, but you have access to larger size images on site.) Book/Printed Material Dog-watches at sea.


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(Stanton Henry), Dog-watches at sea. Boston, New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Co., Dog-watches at sea. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Stanton Henry King.

A dog watch is a work shift, also known as a "watch", in a maritime watch system that is half the length of a standard watch period. This is typically formed by splitting a single four-hour watch period between and (4 pm and 8 pm) to form two two-hour dog watches, with the "first" dog watch from to Title Dog-watches at sea, Contributor Names King, Stanton H.

(Stanton Henry), Created / Published. The 24 hours were divided into 5 four hour watches and 2 two hour watches. The Latter had the effect of swapping the crew over so that the same people were not always on duty at the same time.

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