Sources, and for further study:

Voyage of the Liberdade (1890,) Joshua Slocum.

Sailing Alone Around the World (1900), Joshua Slocum.

Captain Joshua Slocum: The Life and Voyages of America’s Best Known Sailor (1950), Victor Slocum

The Hard Way Around (2010), Geoffrey Wolff

Alone at Sea: The Adventures of Joshua Slocum (1999), Ann Spencer

(RE: Slocum’s Clock) Ocean Navigator January/February 2003 issue: http://www.oceannavigator.com/January-February-2003/Searching-for-Slocums-clock/

Teledyne-Webb Research http://www.webbresearch.com/slocumglider.aspx

Rutgers Coastal Ocean Observation Lab http://rucool.marine.rutgers.edu/

Rutgers COOL Transatlantic Glider site http://rucool.marine.rutgers.edu/atlantic/

 

Links

http://www.bruceroberts.com

The New Bedford Whaling Museum (http://www.whalingmuseum.org/)

Peabody Essex Museum, depository of the Captain Joshua Slocum Papers (1894-1897) (www.pem.org)

Joshua Slocum Society International (disbanded) http://www.joshuaslocumsocietyintl.org/

Interesting Slocum links and stories from around America:

http://billspringer.blogspot.com/2011/03/new-photos-of-joshua-slocum-uncovered.html

http://www.puresail.com/

http://parsec-santa.com/sail/SailFrame.html