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Knox-Johnston, Robin

Overview
Works: 69 works in 142 publications in 4 languages and 2,821 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Miscellanea  Juvenile works  Biography  Instructional films 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Speaker
Classifications: G420, 910.45
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Most widely held works by Robin Knox-Johnston
Sea, ice and rock by Chris Bonington( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seamanship by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The twilight of sail by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cape of Good Hope : a maritime history by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A world of my own; the single-handed, non-stop circumnavigation of the world in Suhaili by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 1992 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiled from the author's diary and log of the ketch Suhaili in which he circumnavigated the world solo in a hazardous ten and a half months
The Columbus venture by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailing by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in 3 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses different kinds of sailing ships, how to sail them, and the competitions they participate in
Yachting : the history of a passion by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cape Horn : a maritime history by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Clippers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See the magnificent clipper ships that were build for speed to transport people and merchandise to and from the United States. Discover what went into the design and construction of these large merchant ships. Learn more about the shipmasters and the sailors that worked for them. With its sails fully set the sight of a clipper ship was and still is a sight to thrill the soul. This program takes you on a facinating journey back in time and tracks the history of the United States and the clipper ships
A world of my own : the first ever non-stop solo round the world voyage by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Friday 14 June 1968 Suhaili, a tiny ketch, slipped almost unnoticed out of Falmouth harbour steered by the solitary figure at her helm, Robin Knox-Johnston. Ten and a half months later Suhaili, paintwork peeling and rust streaked, her once white sails weathered and brown, her self-steering gone, her tiller arm jury rigged to the rudder head, came romping joyously back to Falmouth to a fantastic reception for Robin, who had become the first man to sail round the world non-stop single-handed. By every standard it was an incredible adventure, perhaps the last great uncomputerised journey lef
Last but not least : his own story of the 1978 round-the-world race by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the nautical rules of the road : an expert guide to the COLREGs by Paul Boissier( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin Knox-Johnstonʼs History of yachting by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate challenge : single-handed round the World : the story of the BOC Challenge 1982-83 by Barry Pickthall( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knox-Johnston on sailing by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hardback collection of columns from Sir Robin Knox-Johnston's monthly articles from Yachting World in which he shares his thoughts on all aspects of sailing, including yacht racing and cruising. Each chapter will have an introduction providing any necessary background knowledge"--
The Bunkside companion( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Racing around the world : a true story of courage and endurance by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1968, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston became the first person ever to sail solo, non-stop round the world. In October 2006, at the age of sixty-seven, Sir Robin embarked on another gruelling circumnavigation of the globe. This book gives an account of his return to the ultra-competitive, punishing world of single-handed round-the-world racing
Navigation a basic introduction( Visual )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, written with the amateur yachting and boating enthusiast in mind, gives a jam-packed hour of entertaining but solid informational facts covering : planning, chartwork, tides and tidal streams, plotting, and updating a course and navigational aids
Mi proprio mundo : triunfador en la primera circunnavegación en solitario y sin escalas by Robin Knox-Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autobiography of the first man to single-handedly circumnavigate the earth non-stop
 
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Sea, ice and rock
Alternative Names
Johnston, Robin K

Johnston Robin Knox-

Johnston, Robin Knox- 1939-

Knox-Johnson Robin

Knox-Johnston, William Robert Patrick

Robin Knox-Johnston britischer Segler

Robin Knox-Johnston Brits ontdekkingsreiziger

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A world of my own; the single-handed, non-stop circumnavigation of the world in SuhailiA world of my own : the first ever non-stop solo round the world voyageLearn the nautical rules of the road : an expert guide to the COLREGsKnox-Johnston on sailingRacing around the world : a true story of courage and enduranceForce of nature : racing around the world: a true story of courage and enduranceA world of my own : the first ever non-stop solo round the world voyage