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Sailing Round Russia

£19.99

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Signed by the author on the fly title page. In May 1992 Miles Clark skippered the 35ft fifty year old family yacht Wild Goose from Ireland to the White Sea, to arrive as the ice was melting. With grudging KGB permission and National Geographic sponsorship he sailed Wild Goose south for 2000 miles first along Stalin's Canal to Lake Onega, then down the mighty but polluted Volga. Rushing against time as she crossed by canal to the River Don, Wild Goose then sailed out into the Black Sea to reach Istanbul just ahead of the lethal gales of September. When Wild Goose returned to Ireland she became undoubtedly the first non-Russian boat to circumnavigate both Russia and the Continent of Europe. This book is written by the skipper's father, compiled from the voyage logs and the accounts of the two armed KGB Russians who joined the boat at Archangel.

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Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
Clark, Wallace
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0950904228
ISBN-13:
9780950904221
Number of pages:
221
Publisher:
Wallace Clark

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About this item

Signed by the author on the fly title page. In May 1992 Miles Clark skippered the 35ft fifty year old family yacht Wild Goose from Ireland to the White Sea, to arrive as the ice was melting. With grudging KGB permission and National Geographic sponsorship he sailed Wild Goose south for 2000 miles first along Stalin's Canal to Lake Onega, then down the mighty but polluted Volga. Rushing against time as she crossed by canal to the River Don, Wild Goose then sailed out into the Black Sea to reach Istanbul just ahead of the lethal gales of September. When Wild Goose returned to Ireland she became undoubtedly the first non-Russian boat to circumnavigate both Russia and the Continent of Europe. This book is written by the skipper's father, compiled from the voyage logs and the accounts of the two armed KGB Russians who joined the boat at Archangel.

Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
Clark, Wallace
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0950904228
ISBN-13:
9780950904221
Number of pages:
221
Publisher:
Wallace Clark

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