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Chasing the wind : a book of high adventure

Author: Hal Roth
Publisher: Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. : Sheridan House, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hal Roth
ISBN: 0924486554 9780924486555
OCLC Number: 28966646
Description: vi, 329 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
South to the Equator --
The south Atlantic --
Fifteen days of repairs --
Toward Australia --
Return to Cape Town --
Five frantic days --
Second try --
Upside down --
Interval in Sydney --
The Tasman Sea and Cook Strait --
Gales and ice --
Eastward, ever eastward --
Cape Horn where are you? --
Minuet with a gale --
Four days in lotus land --
Calms and frigate birds --
The light-weather chase --
Glossary of sailing terms.
Responsibility: Hal Roth ; maps by Dale Swensson ; wind graphs by Ed Boden ; drawings by Eric Sponberg.

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