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Force of Nature

Robin Knox-Johnston - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 320 pages
In January 1969, aboard his home-built wooden boat Suhaili, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston became the first person every to sail solo, non-stop around the world. 25 years later, Sir ...
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Sea Of Dreams: Racing Alone Around The World In A Small Boat

Adam Mayers - Sports & Recreation - 2011 - 167 pages
The biennial Around Alone yacht race (now known as the 5-Oceans Challenge) is the most thrilling adventure in the world for the sailors passionate enough to undertake it. Among ...
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Godforsaken Sea: Racing The World's Most Dangerous Waters

Derek Lundy - Sports & Recreation - 2010 - 320 pages
In the tradition of Into Thin Air and The Perfect Storm, an intensely gripping account of the round-the-world single-handed yacht race that claimed the life of Canadian sailor ...
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Where the Ocean Meets the Sky: Solo into the Unknown

Crispin Latymer - Sports & Recreation - 2013 - 232 pages
'Nobody grows old living a number of years; people grow old only by deserting their ideals. Years wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.' When Crispin ...
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Singlehanded Sailing: Thoughts, Tips, Techniques & Tactics

Andrew Evans - Sports & Recreation - 2014 - 256 pages
"It takes thousands of hours of sailing to get the kind of knowledge contained in this book." -- from the Foreword by Bruce Schwab The ONLY bible for how to sail your boat fast ...
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The Race: Extreme Sailing and Its Ultimate Event: Nonstop, Round-the-World ...

Tim Zimmermann - Sports & Recreation - 2004 - 336 pages
An invigorating behind-the-scenes look at the world of extreme sailing, The Race is also a taut, engrossing account of the first running of the competition called The Race ...
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The Voyager's Handbook: The Essential Guide to Blue Water Cruising

Beth Leonard - Sports & Recreation - 2006 - 640 pages
“Belongs in the bookshelf of every cruising vessel.”—Blue Water Sailing “If you are serious about that extended voyage, read The Voyager’s Handbook.”—Sailing “Every now and ...
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Self Sufficient Sailor

Larry Pardey, Lin Pardey - Sports & Recreation - 2010 - 320 pages
"The essential book for the independent sailor--a distillation of what the Pardeys have learned in their years of voyaging in their famous Seraffyn and Taleisin."--Cover.
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