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The Long Way is Bernard Moitessier's own incredible story of his participation in the first Golden Globe Race, a solo, non-stop circumnavigation rounding the three great Capes of Good Hope, Leeuwin, and the Horn. For seven months, the verteran seafarer battled storms, doldrums, gear-failures, knock-downs, as well as overwhelming fatigue and lonliness. Then, nearing the finish, Moitessier pulled out of the race and sailed on for another three months before ending his 37,455-mile journey in Tahiti. Not once had he touched land.

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ISBN:
9780924486845
Translator:
Rodarmor, William
Author:
Rodarmor, William
Author:
Moitessier, Bernard
Publisher:
Sheridan House
Subject:
Sailing - Narratives
Subject:
Voyages around the world
Subject:
Recreation
Subject:
Joshua (Ship)
Subject:
Nautical-Sailing
Copyright:
Publication Date:
19950131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.21x5.43x.74 in. .70 lbs.

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