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In Search of Sail

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Starting in the 1950s with Robert Simper’s early sailing on the River Deben. Crewing on some of the last Thames sailing barges working under sail. Gaff boats on the East Coast. Short trips on skipjacks on Chesapeake Bay. Barefoot sailing down the Caribbean Islands. Visits to the dhow harbours and back to sailing luggers on the East Coast.

100 in stock

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In Search of Sail
Robert Simper

Tales of Short Sea Voyages

Published 1998, Hardback, over 60 photographs, 3 maps.

Starting in the 1950s with Robert Simper’s early sailing on the River Deben. Crewing on some of the last Thames sailing barges working under sail. Gaff boats on the East Coast. Short trips on skipjacks on Chesapeake Bay. Barefoot sailing down the Caribbean Islands. Visits to the dhow harbours and back to sailing luggers on the East Coast.

ISBN 0 9519927 8 3