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The longest race

Author: Hal Roth
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hal Roth
ISBN: 0393032787 9780393032789
OCLC Number: 9133203
Description: 297, [2] pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Contents: The nine contestants --
Beaufort wind scale --
Without stopping --
The early starters --
Sharks and giant yachts --
The middle starters --
Different captains --
The late starters --
What do they do all day? --
Capsize --
Oysters and pheasant --
Collision at Cape Agulhas --
A view of death --
The impractical sailor --
"Come on God" --
South from Trindade --
Across the Indian Ocean --
The documented liar --
A hell of a prospect --
"Nasty hissing seas" --
A slice of his soul --
On to Cape Horn --
The gentle philosopher --
The battered trimaran --
Back to the South Atlantic --
Homeward bound --
A separate peace --
Meeting with himself --
Valiant to the end --
The winner --
The loser --
The last word.
Responsibility: by Hal Roth ; drawings by Heather O'Connor.

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