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Something happens when men and women put a plank between themselves and the water and set out on a voyage, whether for a day or a lifetime. Now Sail Away brings together the very finest writing about travel on water by a stellar crew of writers. Among those to be included are Joseph Conrad, Jacques Cousteau, Roald Dahl, Lawrence Durrell, F. Scott Fitzgerald, E.M. Forster,Something happens when men and women put a plank between themselves and the water and set out on a voyage, whether for a day or a lifetime. Now Sail Away brings together the very finest writing about travel on water by a stellar crew of writers. Among those to be included are Joseph Conrad, Jacques Cousteau, Roald Dahl, Lawrence Durrell, F. Scott Fitzgerald, E.M. Forster, Ernest Hemingway, Thor Heyerdahl, Jonathan Raban, Paul Theroux, Mark Twain, Jules Verne, David Foster Wallace, and Evelyn Waugh. Packaged as the perfect companion to Beach, with atmospheric photos by Beach photographer Mittie Hellmich, Sail Away will be an important addition to the tradition of best-selling books about ships and the sea....

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ISBN : 9781569245842
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 352 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Sail Away: Stories of Escaping to Sea Reviews

  • Cheryl
    2018-11-18 05:22

    This was not what I expected, it should have been named, how to escape to sea and die, and if not die, almost die. Almost every story is about disasters at sea, so it also could be named, disasters at sea. Or some of them are about a boat ride, not sailing at all. Otherwise, interesting if you were looking for a book about how scary and dangerous the sea is....