Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Richard Henry Dana

Narrated By: Kirby Heyborne

Publisher: Tantor Media

Date: December 2010

Duration: 17 hours 4 minutes


In 1834, Richard Henry Dana, Jr., went from Harvard student to common seaman, sailing from California to Cape Horn. This journal survives as one of the most vivid accounts of the relationship between man and sea---and still rings true as a portrayal of man's endurance.