John Howland Research Paper

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Throughout the many storms, the weather was very fierce and the winds and waves were very high. They were practically stuck doing the same speed for days due to the sails that they had and the weather conditions that were disastrous. Soon however, John Howland, a hearty young man, was thrown overboard while working on the ship. However, Howland was able to catch ahold of the topsail halyards and climb up the rope to the lip of the water and was able to get back into the ship. After passing through the rugged ocean, Howland and his shipmates had no friends to welcome them. No houses or towns to repair when feeling down. As summer coming to a close, the weather was brutal, the whole country was full of woods, in which all represented a terrible
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