Overview:Ice Bird: The Classic Story of the First Single-Handed Voyage to Antarctica - David Lewis and his small yacht, Ice Bird, set sail from Sydney, Australia, on a search for high adventure. The voyage,full of drama, emotion and pain, takes place in the least hospitable and most fascinating part of the earth, the Antarctic. No one had ever sailed a yacht single-handed to Antarctica until David Lewis' attempt. Along the way, he would not touch land for more than fourteen weeks, facing mountainous seas, constant gales, snow storms, and freezing temperatures. Twice his small yacht was capsized and once it was dismasted 3,500 miles from help. His survival was a miracle of fortitude, skill, and some luck. Ice Bird is one of the great true sea stories of the twentieth century. It is also a tale of human endurance, a testimony of one man's will to overcomealmost anything and everythinguphysical and psychologicaluto stay alive.

This book is on page /88f0ff300130a9332bf7ee8997e69000/book/1603725641-9781574091519. It was written by the following authors: David Lewis. Book Ice Bird: The Classic Story of the First Single-Handed Voyage to Antarctica, which can be read online, published by the company: Rowman & Littlefield. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Travel, Sports Books, Maps. The book was published on 2002-09-01 00:00:00. It has 336 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight 386 g. File for download Ice Bird: The Classic Story of the First Single-Handed Voyage to Antarctica has PDF format and is called ice-bird-the-classic-story-of-the-first-single-handed-voyage-to-antarctica.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our nottedeiricercatoriaq.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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