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Tom Cunliffe and his wife, Ros, gathered their four-year-old daughter and a couple of friends and embark on an amazing expedition sailinh north from England to Norway, bashing their way westward from Norway to Iceland, then past Greenland to L'Anse aux Meadows in Northern Newfoundland in the 75 year-old pilot cutter Hirta. Their burning desire to retrace the explorations of the 10th century Vikings is told with gusto, and Cunliffe interweaves stories of Viking adventures with Hirta's progress, relating a great deal about ancient Viking history and showing that the VIking spirit still lives on in present-day Scandinavians

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Tom Cunliffe and his wife, Ros, gathered their four-year-old daughter and a couple of friends into their 75-year-old pilot cutter Hirta and embarked on an amazing expedition to retrace the explorations of the tenth century Vikings.

Synopsis:

Cunliffe, with family and friends, sailed the 75-year-old pilot cutter HIRTA on an amazing expedition to retrace the explorations of 10th century Vikings.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781574090451
Author:
Cunliffe, Tom
Publisher:
Sheridan House
Subject:
Europe - Scandinavia
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Sailing - Narratives
Subject:
Scandinavia
Subject:
Voyages and travels
Subject:
Northmen
Subject:
North Atlantic Ocean
Subject:
Nautical-Sailing
Publication Date:
19980931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
182
Dimensions:
9.12x6.06x.61 in. .61 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Tom Cunliffe and his wife, Ros, gathered their four-year-old daughter and a couple of friends into their 75-year-old pilot cutter Hirta and embarked on an amazing expedition to retrace the explorations of the tenth century Vikings.
"Synopsis" by , Cunliffe, with family and friends, sailed the 75-year-old pilot cutter HIRTA on an amazing expedition to retrace the explorations of 10th century Vikings.
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