Peter Firstbrook was the producer of the television program about the voyage of the Matthew. He is well qualified to write about the sea as the possessor of both a degree in oceanography and a boat of his own on which he lives when at home in Bristol, England.
He has produced a number of programs, was one of the organizers behind the International Festival of the Sea, and has written frequently for newspapers and magazines.
Format: Trade Paperback, 360 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books On Sale: February 8, 2011 Price: $16.00
"Fascinating...adds many interesting details to what we know of the President’s heritage." --David Remnick, TheNewYorker.com
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