přejít na obsah
Journey of a hope merchant : from apartheid to the elite world of solo yacht racing Náhled dokumentu
ZavřítNáhled dokumentu
Probíhá kontrola...

Journey of a hope merchant : from apartheid to the elite world of solo yacht racing

Autor Neal Petersen; William P Baldwin; Patty Fulcher
Vydavatel: Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, ©2004.
Vydání/formát:   Tištěná kniha : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
Shrnutí:
"Of mixed race, Neal Petersen was born physically disabled and impoverished in apartheid-era South Africa, where he found healing and equality in the grueling waters surrounding Cape Town. Petersen dreamed of building his own boat and of sailing in the great solo races of the world. Journey of a Hope Merchant recounts the epic journey that took him from a racially segregated neighborhood to the prestigious BOC
Hodnocení:

(ještě nehodnoceno) 0 zobrazit recenze - Buďte první.

Předmětová hesla:
Více podobných

 

Najít online exemplář

Odkazy na tento dokument

Vyhledat exemplář v knihovně

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Vyhledávání knihoven, které vlastní tento dokument...

Detaily

Žánr/forma: Biography
Osoba: Neal Petersen; Neal Petersen
Typ materiálu: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internetový zdroj
Typ dokumentu Kniha, Internetový zdroj
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Neal Petersen; William P Baldwin; Patty Fulcher
ISBN: 1570035644 9781570035647
OCLC číslo: 56058094
Popis: xiii, 201 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Obsahy: 1973 --
The dream tree --
Building boats --
California --
Mining diamonds --
The gifts --
First solo crossing --
Ireland --
Back to Ireland --
A family Christmas --
The BOC Atlantic alone --
Charleston, South Carolina --
Racing to the Southern Ocean --
The Earth is flat --
Sailing with Gwen --
Choosing Charleston --
Another OSTAR --
Back to Charleston --
Leg one --
Leg two --
Leg three --
Leg four --
Finished --
A new start.
Odpovědnost: Neal Petersen with William P. Baldwin and Patty Fulcher.
Více informací

Anotace:

Journey of a Hope Merchant recounts the journey that took Neal Peterson from a racially segregated neighborhood in South Africa to the prestigious BOC Challenge and ultimately to a place in history  Přečíst více...

Recenze

Recenze vložené uživatelem
Nahrávání recenzí GoodReads...
Přebírání recenzí DOGO books...

Štítky

Buďte první.
Potvrdit tento požadavek

Tento dokument jste si již vyžádali. Prosím vyberte Ok pokud chcete přesto v žádance pokračovat.

Propojená data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56058094> # Journey of a hope merchant : from apartheid to the elite world of solo yacht racing
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "56058094" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/scu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/303878299#Place/columbia_s_c> ; # Columbia, S.C.
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: sgp" ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1182181> ; # Yacht racing
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/303878299#Person/petersen_neal_1967> ; # Neal Petersen
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/303878299#Topic/sailors_black_south_africa> ; # Sailors, Black--South Africa
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/797.124092/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1103543> ; # Sailors
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/23849354> ; # Neal Petersen
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204616> ; # South Africa.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1716008> ; # Single-handed sailing
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/303878299#Topic/sailors_south_africa> ; # Sailors--South Africa
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1103578> ; # Sailors, Black
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/44466181> ; # William P. Baldwin
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/14167003> ; # Patty Fulcher
   schema:copyrightYear "2004" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/23849354> ; # Neal Petersen
   schema:datePublished "2004" ;
   schema:description "1973 -- The dream tree -- Building boats -- California -- Mining diamonds -- The gifts -- First solo crossing -- Ireland -- Back to Ireland -- A family Christmas -- The BOC Atlantic alone -- Charleston, South Carolina -- Racing to the Southern Ocean -- The Earth is flat -- Sailing with Gwen -- Choosing Charleston -- Another OSTAR -- Back to Charleston -- Leg one -- Leg two -- Leg three -- Leg four -- Finished -- A new start."@en ;
   schema:description ""While Petersen sailed his boat alone, his story extends beyond himself. He describes the unforgettable individuals who have sustained him - an activist mother, a generous community of Irish citizens, a cadre of eminent sailors including his mentor Harry Mitchell, and the woman who ultimately ended their relationship because Petersen chose to follow his dreams of sailing."--Jacket."@en ;
   schema:description ""Petersen's narrative places him among the ranks of such famous sailors as Joshua Slocum and Sir Francis Chichester. Petersen describes mining for diamonds underwater; rounding Cape Horn; surviving near-fatal accidents, killer storms, and a mid-Atlantic collision; capsizing in the Roaring Forties; and overcoming heartbreak, loneliness, continual financial difficulties, and adversity at every turn. His heroic experiences illustrate the incredible resourcefulness required of a sailor, especially one alone at the helm of a homemade boat. His gripping account of the 1998-99 Around Alone race, made famous by the mid-ocean rescue of the French sailor Isabelle Autissier, will become a classic of nautical writing.""@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/303878299> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Journey of a hope merchant : from apartheid to the elite world of solo yacht racing"@en ;
   schema:numberOfPages "201" ;
   schema:productID "56058094" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56058094#PublicationEvent/columbia_s_c_university_of_south_carolina_press_c2004> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/303878299#Agent/university_of_south_carolina_press> ; # University of South Carolina Press
   schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56058094#Review/-1096995465> ;
   schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=013111956&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0420/2004017350.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781570035647> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56058094> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/303878299#Agent/university_of_south_carolina_press> # University of South Carolina Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "University of South Carolina Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/303878299#Person/petersen_neal_1967> # Neal Petersen
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1967" ;
   schema:familyName "Petersen" ;
   schema:givenName "Neal" ;
   schema:name "Neal Petersen" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1103543> # Sailors
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sailors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1103578> # Sailors, Black
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sailors, Black"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1182181> # Yacht racing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Yacht racing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204616> # South Africa.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "South Africa." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1716008> # Single-handed sailing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Single-handed sailing"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14167003> # Patty Fulcher
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Fulcher" ;
   schema:givenName "Patty" ;
   schema:name "Patty Fulcher" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/23849354> # Neal Petersen
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1967" ;
   schema:familyName "Petersen" ;
   schema:givenName "Neal" ;
   schema:name "Neal Petersen" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/44466181> # William P. Baldwin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Baldwin" ;
   schema:givenName "William P." ;
   schema:name "William P. Baldwin" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781570035647>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1570035644" ;
   schema:isbn "9781570035647" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56058094>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56058094> ; # Journey of a hope merchant : from apartheid to the elite world of solo yacht racing
   schema:dateModified "2017-10-23" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/56058094#Review/-1096995465>
    a schema:Review ;
   schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56058094> ; # Journey of a hope merchant : from apartheid to the elite world of solo yacht racing
   schema:reviewBody ""Of mixed race, Neal Petersen was born physically disabled and impoverished in apartheid-era South Africa, where he found healing and equality in the grueling waters surrounding Cape Town. Petersen dreamed of building his own boat and of sailing in the great solo races of the world. Journey of a Hope Merchant recounts the epic journey that took him from a racially segregated neighborhood to the prestigious BOC Challenge and ultimately to a place in history as the first black man to race solo around the globe."" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Zavřít okno

Prosím přihlaste se do WorldCat 

Nemáte účet? Můžete si jednoduše vytvořit bezplatný účet.