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The voyage of the wishbone boat

by Riley, Alice C. D.

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Published by H. M. Caldwell Company in New York, Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Text within ornamental border.

Statementby Alice C. D. Riley; illustrated by L. J. Bridgman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R451 V
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p.l., 11-205 p.
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6986359M
LC Control Number07023466
OCLC/WorldCa5168330

And then followed the most famous open-boat voyage in maritime history: 3, nautical miles by Bligh’s makeshift log from Tofua to Timor in a foot launch with no more freeboard than the length of a man’s hand, without charts, with meager provisions, and with the constant threat of imminent death. Voyage of the Gray Wolves Author: Steven Wilson Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp. Year: Reviewer: Neal Stevens. By the time the Allies had retaken Paris in the Battle of the Atlantic was no longer a battle, it was a killing ground. U-boats were being cut .

The voyage is described in Vihlen's book April Fool, or, How I Sailed from Casablanca to Florida in a Six-foot Boat. transatlantic crossing. In , he chose to leave from the U.S. coast and headed for England, crossing the North Atlantic in a boat, named Father's Day, that was just 5 feet 6 inches ( m) long. The story.   His book recounting the voyage, Dove, became an international best seller and continues to sell well to this day. Lin & Larry Pardey “Go Simple. Go small. Go now.” That is the mantra of all small boat voyagers today as it has been for nearly 40 years since it .

For the last three years I’ve been anchored in the South Pacific, writing a book about my voyage. From daunting weather to relationships sweet and sour, wild waves and boat repairs, this very personal memoir shares my many challenges, my search for harmony with nature, and how I come to understand the unity of all things. Wishbone Fishing Charters - South Wilson Blvd, Orange Beach, Alabama - Rated 5 based on 6 Reviews "Great time. Caught lots of fish. Whole boat.


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