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The Resource The old man and the sea : a true story of crossing the Atlantic by raft, Anthony Smith

The old man and the sea : a true story of crossing the Atlantic by raft, Anthony Smith

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The old man and the sea : a true story of crossing the Atlantic by raft
Title
The old man and the sea
Title remainder
a true story of crossing the Atlantic by raft
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Octogenarian Anthony Smith's journey was originally inspired by both the Kontiki Expedition of Thor Heyerdahl (who he knew) and the incredible story of the survivors of a 1940 boat disaster, who spent 70 days adrift in the Atlantic, eventually reaching land emaciated and close to death. While this might sound like a voyage no-one would wish to emulate, to 'old man' Anthony Smith it sounded like an adventure. In his inimitable style, Smith details his voyage - and the hardships he endured - with a matter-of-fact air that makes his story seem all the more impressive
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StDuBDS
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1926-2014
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Smith, Anthony
Dewey number
  • 910.4'5'092
  • 910.45092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Smith, Anthony
  • Transatlantic voyages
  • Rafts
  • Travel and Tourism
Label
The old man and the sea : a true story of crossing the Atlantic by raft, Anthony Smith
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Publication
Note
Originally published: 2015
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781472121134
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781472121134
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The old man and the sea : a true story of crossing the Atlantic by raft, Anthony Smith
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2015
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781472121134
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781472121134
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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