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Captain Joshua Slocum inspires the wanderlust of both spirit and intellect – deciding to conquer a frontier is then followed by how to conquer a frontier. Joshua Slocum sailed with a one dollar tin clock, the $15 price tag to replace his chronometer being too steep. The clock and the constellations were his navigation system, along with dead-reckoning and the occasional chart (except when an unwelcome goat came aboard and ate his charts of the West Indies along with his straw hat.)

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