Set against the backdrop of mankindas epic space odyssey is the tale of a dream that wouldnat die and a stone boat that eventually sailed 40, 000 ocean miles. Despite false starts, setbacks, and neartragedy, a boat named Fram set sail on its oceangoing adventure in 1987. This is the story of the remarkable couple who dared to dream of sailing the worldas oceans on the spark of an idea planted while mankind was aiming at the moon, and spent the next three decades completing their odyssey. Follow this amazing journey from the muddy bayous of Louisiana, to the verdant wilderness of British Columbia, and eventually to the palmgraced atolls of the South Pacific as they discover how to sail, how to build a boat, and how to live their dream.After the cement was mixed, it was dumped into buckets that were hauled fifteen feet in the air, to the upper level of the shed. It was then ... My job was to watch and make sure everything was going all right, but Thom was in charge. That gave me ... When he finally crawled out, it looked like he had fallen into a cement mixer .
|Title||:||Stone Boat Odyssey|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2011-06-24|