A Voyage For Madmen

Author: Peter Nichols
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006186840X
Size: 19.38 MB
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In this extraordinary book, Peter Nichols chronicles a contest of the individual against the sea, waged at a time before cell phones, satellite dishes, and electronic positioning systems.

Sea Change

Author: Peter Nichols
Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.
ISBN: 1574092928
Size: 45.20 MB
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Peter Nichols is the author of A Voyage for Madmen, the story of the 1968 solo race around the world, Evolution's Captain, and the fictional Voyage to the North Star.

At The Mercy Of The Sea

Author: John Kretschmer
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071743068
Size: 67.26 MB
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This book is surely destined to become a classic.”—Peter Nichols, author of Sea Change and A Voyage for Madmen “John Kretschmer has transformed this story of three men on a collision course with a hurricane into a modern seafaring ...

Final Voyage

Author: Peter Nichols
Publisher: Putnam Adult
ISBN: 9780399156021
Size: 38.43 MB
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In 1871, an entire fleet of whaling ships was caught in an Arctic ice storm and destroyed. Though few lives were lost, the damage would forever shape one of America's most distinctive commodities: oil.