Everyone has fears to overcome in life. Now imagine traveling the globe blind. Stop and think about that for a moment. Blind. James Holman was also a writer that wrote a book titled “a voyage round the world,” which you can download free at Project Gutenberg.
Jame Holman was British and while serving in the Royal Navy he became inflicted with an illness that caused intense pain in his joints and eventually rendering him totally blind at the age of 25.