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The fight of the Firecrest

Alain Gerbault

The fight of the Firecrest

the record of a lone-hand cruise from East to West across the Atlantic

by Alain Gerbault

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Published by D. Appleton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels,
  • Firecrest (Yacht)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alain Gerbault
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p.
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26895015M
    OCLC/WorldCa7364085

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2 Complete Books: In Quest of the Sun & The Fight of the Firecrest Gerbault, Alain Published by David McKay Company, NY (). Alain Gerbault is the author of In Quest of the Sun ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Fight of The Firecrest ( avg rating, /5(2).

Very light wear to book, Tape marks on endpapers and edge of jacket flaps. There was an unsuccesful and somewhat messy attempt to hide them with white-out. Priceclipped jacket lightly worn. Toggle navigation Menu. Home Title: The Fight of the Firecrest - Mariners Library out of 5 stars Great Sailing Book Reviewed in the United States on Ap I have read many sailing novels over the past 40 years and this book has to be the greatest of them s: 2.

THE FIGHT OF THE FIRECREST - The Record of a Lone Hand Cruise from East to West Across the Atlantic Author Gergault, Alain Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition Very Good Edition First Printing - First Thus Binding Hardcover Publisher Rupert Hart-Davis Place of Publication London Date published KeywordsBook Edition: First Printing-First Thus.

Alain Jacques Georges Marie Gerbault ( – ) was a French Sailor, writer and tennis champion, who made a circumnavigation of the world as a single-handed sailor.

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* Voyage in a Barquentine, by Peter Roach. * The Southseaman, by Weston Martyr * Wylo Sails Again, by Frank Armstrong. While in New York, he started his book The Fight of the Firecrest. Leaving the boat behind, he made a trip home to France during which he was awarded the Légion d’honneur for his voyage.

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The firecrest (R. ignicapillus) of Europe resembles the goldcrest but has a white eyeline, and the flamecrest, or yellow-rumped kinglet (R. goodfellowi), of Taiwan is sometimes considered a subspecies of the firecrest. The Fight of the Firecrest by Alain Gerbault (New York: Apple ton, ). First of Gerbault's three highly successful voyaging books, and one of eight he wrote during his lifetime.

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