Intrepid Voyagers: Stories of the World's Most Adventurous Sailors

Intrepid Voyagers: Stories of the World's Most Adventurous Sailors

by Tom Lochhaas
     
 

Stories of the World's Most Adventurous SailorsEdited by Tom LochhaasAs vivid and engrossing as great sea fiction, Intrepid Voyagers captures the real-life adventures of fifteen legendary long-distance sailors—men and women who have sailed to the ends of the earth and returned to write about it. Tania Aebi, Naomi James, Robert Manry, Hugo Vihlen,

Overview

Stories of the World's Most Adventurous SailorsEdited by Tom LochhaasAs vivid and engrossing as great sea fiction, Intrepid Voyagers captures the real-life adventures of fifteen legendary long-distance sailors—men and women who have sailed to the ends of the earth and returned to write about it. Tania Aebi, Naomi James, Robert Manry, Hugo Vihlen, Val Howells, Bernard Moitessier, and other greats chronicle the joys, fears, sacrifices, and triumphs of life at sea with an immediacy and grace that will resonate with sailors and landlubbers alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071388832
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
06/03/2003
Series:
Epics of the Sea Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.16(d)

Meet the Author

Tom Lochhaas is a book editor and the author of short stories, critical essays, and boating articles. He is also the editor of Treacherous Waters: Stories of Sailors in the Clutch of the Sea, the companion volume to Intrepid Voyagers. A lifelong student of sailing literature, he is preparing for his own transatlantic voyage.

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