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A voyage for madmen

Author: Peter Nichols
Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollins e-books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nine people comprised of two Frenchmen, an Italian and six Englishmen, began the 1967 Golden Globe around the world yacht race. Only one completed the journey. This is the story of this endeavour.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nichols, Peter, 1950-
Voyage for madmen.
Pymble, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollins e-books, 2007
(OCoLC)46432997
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Nichols
ISBN: 9780061439698 006143969X 9780061439681 0061439681 9780061868405 006186840X
OCLC Number: 173509869
Awards: Short-listed for William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2001
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Peter Nichols.

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The voyage in question was one that by 1968 had not been achieved: a single-handed, non-stop circumnavigation of the world. Sir Francis Chichester had made the voyage a year earlier but had stopped Read more...

 
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