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The Last Time Around Cape Horn

The Historic 1949 Voyage of the Windjammer Pamir

by William F. Stark

  • 226 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geographical discovery & exploration,
  • Geography,
  • World history,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - History,
  • Voyages And Travels,
  • History,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • History: World,
  • World - General,
  • Maritime History,
  • Sailing - Narratives,
  • History / World,
  • Earth Sciences - Geography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPeter Stark (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8141370M
    ISBN 100786714611
    ISBN 109780786714612
    OCLC/WorldCa144549259

    The Last Time Around Cape Horn: The Historic Voyage Of The Windjammer Pamir by Stark, William F./ Stark, Peter (Int) The author lovingly reconstructs the last journey by a sailing ship to round Cape Horn, revealing every detail of the historic adventure in the largest sailing ship ever constructed and sailed. An intriguing and highly original story from Nicholas Gray, the author of Last Voyages. Astronauts of Cape Horn tells the tale of the only eleven men who had sailed alone around and south of Cape Horn by the time that twelve astronauts, the only men to have done so, stood on the surface of the moon.

      Around Cape Horn 50kts - Duration: Windjammer Peking Leaves the South Street Seaport for the Last Time - Duration: Rick sailing from New Zealand to Cape Horn in Last but not the least, to all the Inter-Library Loan Librarians all over the country who graciously made available rare and hard to find books and reference sources. The story of the construction of the Central Pacific Railroad around Cape Horn, a rocky prominence, a popular writer at the time she wrote her book was a free lance writer.

      Some footage on board schooner Oosterschelde of the last stretch from Cape Horn to the Falkland Islands, where we got the most wind of thge trip. Sailing with just our storm jib up, still doing   We also loved Buenos Aires and two years ago came from Santiago to Cape Horn heading to Rio. We rounded the Cape the third week in Feb. I think trying to judge King Neptune is very risky. We had beautiful weather.. Seas like glass and 75 degrees. The whole crew was amazed as the previous week no one was able to get in as it was so rough.


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This is Stark’s engrossing memoir of the end of a long tradition of young men going to sea in the Great Age of Sail, and the final. Cape Horn was discovered and first rounded in by the Dutchman Willem Schouten, who named it Kaap Hoorn (help info) after the city of Hoorn in the decades, Cape Horn was a major milestone on the clipper route, by which sailing ships carried trade around the world.

The waters around Cape Horn are particularly hazardous, owing to strong winds, large waves, strong currents Country: Chile. Around Cape Horn. the last time was 4 years ago.

This time we booked a mini-suite, club class. We tend to book smaller ships now and look for a ship with a full promenade as we love to 4/5.

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