Tall Ships: History Comes to Life on the Great Lakes
Seeing a tall ship under sail is an unforgettable experience; it's like a trip back in time! From full-rigged ships that resemble the pirate vessels of old to replicas of the sleek Baltimore Clippers that served in the War of 1812, a variety of tall ships ply the waters of the Great Lakes. More than 25 of them are featured in this amazing book. Features include details about 28 tall ships, including their size, armament, construction history and previous owners. There are sensational stories of the ships' more famous voyages, including their encounters with severe storms. There is also contact information for each vessel, so you can inquire about participating in daysails, tours or even serving on the crew.