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Imperfect passage : a sailing story of vision, terror, and redemption

Author: Michael Cosgrove
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Pub., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author had a beautiful family, a successful career, and a lovely Southern California home overlooking the Pacific Ocean. At the age sixty, he decided to leave that all behind to sail around the world. This title presents his story.
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Named Person: Michael Cosgrove; Michael Cosgrove
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Cosgrove
ISBN: 9781616087289 1616087285
OCLC Number: 755704958
Description: 303 pages, [16] pages of plates : color illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: The view from sixty --
Three good reasons to just say no --
Desperately seeking slip appeal --
King of provisions --
Single white male --
Rock and roll --
Hilo Hawaii ho --
Dry land --
Home school --
Heaven helps the man --
Bail like hell --
Can't seem to say goodbye --
White squall and landfall --
Changes in latitude --
Almost paradise --
Sail on, sail on, sailor --
Endgame --
Hellhound on my trail --
Exit strategy --
Epilogue --
Basic sailing terms.
Responsibility: Michael Cosgrove.

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