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6 edition of Taking on the World found in the catalog.

Taking on the World

A Sailor"s Extraordinary Solo Race Around the Globe

by Ellen Macarthur

  • 240 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by International Marine Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Sailing,
  • Sporting events & tours,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sail Boating,
  • Boating And Sailing,
  • Vendee Globe (Yacht race),
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sports,
  • Sailing, Single-handed,
  • Sailing - General,
  • Sailing - Narratives,
  • Sports - General,
  • Boating - General,
  • Voyages around the world,
  • Women sailors,
  • Biography,
  • Great Britain,
  • MacArthur, Ellen

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9253706M
    ISBN 100071382275
    ISBN 109780071382274

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