A Voyage For Madmen

Author: Peter Nichols
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1847654665
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It lay like a gauntlet thrown down; to sail around the world alone and non-stop.

A Voyage For Madmen

Author: Peter Nichols
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1846684439
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It lay like a gauntlet thrown down; to sail around the world alone and non-stop.

A Voyage For Madmen

Author: Peter Nichols
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006186840X
Size: 80.30 MB
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In this extraordinary book, Peter Nichols chronicles a contest of the individual against the sea, waged at a time before cell phones, satellite dishes, and electronic positioning systems.

A World Of My Own

Author: Robin Knox-Johnston
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1472901185
Size: 29.45 MB
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A World of My Own is Robin's gripping, uninhibited, moving account of one of the greatest sea adventures of our time. An instant bestseller, it is now reissued for a new generation of readers to be enthralled and inspired.

A Race Too Far

Author: Chris Eakin
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1785034502
Size: 62.22 MB
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This remarkable challenge inspired those daring to enter-with or without sailing experience. A Race Too Far is the story of how the race unfolded, and how it became a tragedy for many involved.

The Strange Last Voyage Of Donald Crowhurst

Author: Nicholas Tomalin
Publisher: Quercus
ISBN: 1681441810
Size: 61.83 MB
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In this masterpiece of investigative journalism, Nicholas Tomalin and Ron Hall reconstruct one of the greatest modern stories of one man's descent into self-delusion, public deception, and madness.

Sea Change

Author: Peter Nichols
Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.
ISBN: 1574092928
Size: 70.55 MB
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Peter Nichols is the author of A Voyage for Madmen, the story of the 1968 solo race around the world, Evolution's Captain, and the fictional Voyage to the North Star.

Desperate Voyage

Author: John Caldwell
Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.
ISBN: 9780924486203
Size: 78.48 MB
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In May 1946, John Caldwell, stranded in Panama after the war, set out single-handed on a 9,000 mile journey aboard the 29-foot PAGAN to rejoin his wife in Sydney.

Final Voyage

Author: Peter Nichols
Publisher: Putnam Adult
ISBN: 9780399156021
Size: 22.25 MB
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In 1871, an entire fleet of whaling ships was caught in an Arctic ice storm and destroyed. Though few lives were lost, the damage would forever shape one of America's most distinctive commodities: oil.