Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate PDF

Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate PDF × Maritime Academy Kindle - Graduate: Memoir PDF ´ Graduate: Memoir Of A ePUB á Academy Graduate: Memoir Kindle Ô Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A eBook · The US maritime industry hit rock bottom starting in the early s, right around the time the author was graduating from the California Maritime Academy Even in h. The US maritime industry hit rock bottom starting in the earlys, right around the time the author was graduating from the California Maritime Academy Even in his yearbook it warned about how bad things wereit was a time of cost cutting, reduced wages, desperate shipping companies and a lack of jobs Eventually he made his way out to sea as both an able bodied seaman and as a third mate He saw first hand what it was like out there from the crazy captains to the weary sailors, and from the bad food to the dangerous working conditions This book covers it all, and while the ships he sailed on were all scrapped long ago, the stories of the industry and what it took to make it on them, are remembered This is his story