Voyages of a Simple Sailor [Audiobook] download free by Roger D. Taylor

Voyages of a Simple Sailor Audiobook download free by Roger D. Taylor
  • Listen audiobook: Voyages of a Simple Sailor
  • Author: Roger D. Taylor
  • Release date: 2008/5/2
  • Publisher: THE FITZROY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9780955803505
  • Rating: 7.55 of 10
  • Votes: 159
  • Review by: Oakley Eason
  • Review rating: 8.69 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/25
  • Duration: 2H20M56S in 256 kbps (38 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-26
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WMA, MPEG4, WAV, WMA Lossless, MP3, FLAC (compression TAR, EML, ALZ, ZIP, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 190
  • Includes a PDF summary of 17 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 12M30S (3.4 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Aged just 23, and already set on a life of adventure, Roger Taylor signed up as an able seaman on the square-rigger Endeavour II, bound for New Zealand. The voyage turned into a terrifying ordeal as the ship was caught in a tropical storm. Embayed between two headlands the ship was driven towards a hostile lee shore. The Endeavour II finally struck land in horrific conditions at one in the morning. There seemed little chance of survival... Following this formative experience, Roger resolved that from then on he would ever only go to sea on his own terms, single-handed and in easily manageable yachts. He built the 19' Roc and twice crossed the Tasman Sea in her - the smallest craft then to have made the crossing. Roger continued to develop his ideas on the importance of simplicity in ocean voyaging and sailed his 21' junk-rigged Corribee Mingming in the first Jester Challenge. This was a voyage of calms, frustrations and mature reflection.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: General, Sailing
  • Download servers: 4Shared, WeTransfer, Google Drive,, Torrent, BitShare, Teamplace, Mediafire, Microsoft OneDrive, Uploaded. Compressed in TAR, EML, ALZ, ZIP, RAR
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 31.30 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x210x14.48mm
  • Weight: 317.51g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Waltham Cross, United Kingdom

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