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Gipsy Moth Circles the World
Language: en
Pages: 269
Authors: Sir Francis Chichester
Categories: Voyages around the world
Type: BOOK - Published: 1968 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 0
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Gipsy Moth Circles The World
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Francis Chichester
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-27 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

From time immemorial, few narrative genres have had the power to so stir the emotions or captivate the imagination as the true account of a lone adventurer's triumph over the titanic forces of nature. Among the handful of such tales to emerge in the twentieth century, one of the most
Gipsy Moth Circles the World
Language: en
Pages: 269
Authors: Francis B. Chichester
Categories: Voyages around the world
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton

Sir Francis Chichester, at age 65, captured everyone's imagination as he set out in his 53 foot ketch, (Gipsy Moth IV) from Plymouth in September 1966 for Sydney and thence eastwards via Cape Horn back to Plymouth. In this --voyage he was beset by trouble and danger, nearly demasted, with
Mainsail to the Wind
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: William Galvani
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.

Presents quotations about sailing from such writers as Homer, Shakespeare, Charles Dickens, and Jack London.