Alone: The Man Who Braved the Vast Pacific and Won

Alone: The Man Who Braved the Vast Pacific and Won


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ISBN-13: 9781559702461
Publisher: Arcade Publishing
Publication date: 06/22/1994
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.62(d)

About the Author

Gérard d’Aboville is the first man to row across two oceans solo: the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. He crossed the Atlantic in 1980, traveling from Cape Cod to Brittany. At the age of forty-five, he spent one hundred and thirty-four days at sea in order to cross the Pacific, traveling from Japan to Washington State. He currently lives in Paris.

Paul Edward Theroux is an American travel writer and novelist, whose best known work of travel writing is perhaps The Great Railway Bazaar (1975). In 1981, he was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for his novel The Mosquito Coast. He currently resides in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

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