America's Privateer: Lynx and the War of 1812 tells the story of Lynx, a ship with two lives that sailed in two different centuries. The first square-topsail, wooden schooner built in Rockport, Maine since 1885. Lynx sails America's coasts, teaching young people about the craft of sailing a privateer, and the history of the War of 1812. Author J. Dennis Robinson has vividly told the tale of Lynx and the War of 1812 in America's Privateer. An informative and moving "sea yarn" for a contemporary audience, this engaging story, accompanied by over 190 color photographs, maps and paintings, is for every reader, sailors and landlubbers alike.
Author: J. Dennis Robinson
Title: America's Privateer: Lynx and the War of 1812
First published by: Lynx Educational Foundation