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Thirty Years from Home – Or, a Voice from the Main Deck Being the Experience of Samuel Leech

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Samuel Leech

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Page count: 216 pages

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Language: English

Samuel Leech (1798-1848) was a young sailor in the Royal Navy and the United States Navy during the War of 1812. He became notable as one of very few who wrote an account of his experiences, titled, in the manner of the time, ‘Thirty Years from Home, or a Voice from the Main Deck; Being the Experience of Samuel Leech’, Who Was Six Years in the British and American Navies: Was Captured in the British Frigate Macedonian: Afterwards Entered the American Navy, and Was Taken in the United States Brig Syren, by the British Ship Medway.

Samuel Leech (1798-1848) was a young sailor in the Royal Navy and the United States Navy during the War of 1812. He became notable as one of very few who wrote an account of his experiences, titled, in the manner of the time, ‘Thirty Years from Home, or a Voice from the Main Deck; Being the Experience of Samuel Leech’, Who Was Six Years in the British and American Navies: Was Captured in the British Frigate Macedonian: Afterwards Entered the American Navy, and Was… (more)

Samuel Leech (1798-1848) was a young sailor in the Royal Navy and the United States Navy during the War of 1812. He became notable as one of very few who wrote an account of his experiences, titled, in the manner of the time, ‘Thirty Years from Home, or a Voice from the Main Deck; Being the Experience of Samuel Leech’, Who Was Six Years in the British and American Navies: Was Captured in the British Frigate Macedonian: Afterwards Entered the American Navy, and Was Taken in the United States Brig Syren, by the British Ship Medway.

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