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|09-10-2009 05:30 AM|
|Benny26||the book "a voyage for madmen" by peter nichols, is also about that race... great book! makes me want to sail around the world...|
|08-20-2009 12:56 PM|
|merlin2375||Thanks adru! Great stuff!|
|08-20-2009 01:57 AM|
Thanks so much for posting a link to the youtube video. I've read the story, but I really enjoyed the video!
Enjoyed might not be the right word, but I'm glad that I spent the evening watching it...
|08-19-2009 11:30 PM|
Bernard was one of my heroes. He was one of the reasons I bought a steel boat and one of the highlights of the transatlantic was seeing Joshua in Coruna being campaigned by a group of young French sailors.
But he did wreck almost every boat he owned!
|08-19-2009 06:06 PM|
The documentary Deep Water about Donald Crowhurst's misadventure was on PBS last night. A sad but facinating tale of adventure, deception, and madness.
|08-19-2009 05:48 PM|
|imagine2frolic||Hal makes you feel like a family member. I like him too. I forget the title, but when he entered a single-hand around the world sponsored by Sebago. That was a good read too.......i2f|
|08-19-2009 05:07 PM|
The Longest Race, by Hal Roth
About the race is also worth reading...
I2F, talking about writers, I actually also like Hal Roth's books..
|08-19-2009 04:36 PM|
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|08-19-2009 03:56 PM|
|norsearayder||ah yyes bernard won the race and showed us all the true meaning of cruising singlehanded|
|08-19-2009 03:54 PM|
|tommays||Your losing me here as Donald Crowhurst was the one who cheated and dies ?|
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