In 1841 he published a manual of sea usages and law, aquot; The Seamana#39;s Friend, aquot; republished in England as the aquot; Seamana#39;s Manual. ... of public interest; among others, in the well-known reinvestigation of the presumption of murder from homicide (Yorka#39;s case, 1845), which has led ... It is also a trustworthy authority on a subject of some importance, the distinctive character of the American merchant service.
|Title||:||The new American cyclopædia, ed. by G. Ripley and C.A. Dana|