Around the World in Wanderer III

by Eric Hiscock

Publisher: Sheridan House

Written in English
Cover of: Around the World in Wanderer III | Eric Hiscock
Published: Pages: 320 Downloads: 257
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Subjects:

  • Sailing - Narratives,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • General,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Essays & Travelogues
  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8740271M
    ISBN 101574090402
    ISBN 109781574090406
    OCLC/WorldCa38129347

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Eric and his wife sail around the world in from England and Eric describes their voyage in this book. The book is roughly 50% detailed descriptions of the sailing and 50% time in port. One reason so many people like the book is the author is not going to be overly dramatic -- you will here just what happened as it happened, even though Wanderer III is relatively small (LOA 30ft) for the open ocean/5(8).

Eric and his wife sail around the world in from England and Eric describes their voyage in this book. The book is roughly 50% detailed descriptions of the sailing and 50% time in port. One reason so many people like the book is the author is not going to be overly dramatic -- you will here just what happened as it happened, even though Wanderer III is relatively small (LOA 30ft) for the open ocean/5(13).

This classsic sailing narrative tells the story of Eric Hiscock and his wife, Susan, who in set out from Yarmouth, England, in their foot sailing yacht Wanderer III/5(21). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Wanderer III was made famous by Eric Susan Hiscock during two cicumnavigations in the ’s. In their book, ‘Around the World in Wanderer III’ the couple set out from Yarmouth, England() and circled the globe by way of the West Indies, the Panama Canal, Tahiti, Samoa, Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, the Ascension Islands and the Azores, returning home three years later.

out of 5 stars Around the World in Wanderer III Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 7 January I first read this book in the 's and fell in love with it. It is a tale of an unassuming couple who sailed around the world in the early 's in their 30ft boat/5(10).

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Three years later they returned to their Yarmouth home and Eric Hiscock wrote Around the World in Wanderer III. Between and nearly a dozen books followed, including Cruising Under Sail.

The subsequent book, Around the World in Wanderer III, was popular, and sparked a series of books about their later voyages on board the 30 foot Laurant Giles sloop, as well as their other vessels Wanderer IV and Wanderer V.

Hiscock was the first recipient of the Yachtsman of the Year award in He was presented with the ‘Knighthood of Author: Katy Stickland. Wanderer III, a foot ( m) Laurent Giles sloop, carried the Hiscocks around the world via the tropics at a time when few people were cruising the world for pleasure on small sailboats.

The voyage and book accorded them a degree of popular celebrity, and was the first of their three circumnavigations. Hello this is my first posting here. Just finished "Around the world in Wanderer III". Reading all the other books. To my dismay the UK authorities did not stop Mr and Mrs Hiscock leaving the UK for a circumnavigation !.

I was one years. The account of the Hiscocks' first world circumnavigation (–) was told in Around the World in Wanderer III. Wanderer III, a foot ( m) Laurent Giles sloop, carried the couple around the world via the tropics at a time when few people were cruising the world for pleasure on small sailboats.

The voyage and book accorded them a degree of popular celebrity, and was the first of their three circumnavigations. Author of Around the World in Wanderer III, Atlantic cruise in Wanderer III, Beyond the West Horizon, Around the World in Wanderer III (Ulverscroft Large Print), Eric Hiscock Cruising Adventures, Sou'West in Wanderer IV, The Yachting Year Volume 1, The Yachting Year Volume IIWritten works: Wandering Under Sail.

Wanderer book. Read 59 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Since its publication inSterling Hayden's autobiography, Wanderer, /5. Just finished "Around the world in Wanderer III".

Reading all the other books. To my dismay the UK authorities did not stop Mr and Mrs Hiscock leaving the UK for a circumnavigation !. I was one years old when they started.

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Wanderer III, the Laurent Giles-designed footer in which Eric and Susan Hiscock first circumnavigated in (From Around the World in Wanderer III) Eric and Susan Hiscock were the most famous of the cruising couples who popularized ocean voyaging as a lifestyle.

To Wanderer III, a Toast After 60 years and countless miles, a classic, humble wooden footer has fulfilled the dreams of not one intrepid couple, but two. From Cruising World 's July issue. Download Now or Listen on iTunes (or your favorite podcast app!).

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Sophie says that the intensity and immenseness of the project of crossing the ocean is finally hitting her, and she realizes that the crew won’t be able to leave the boat and walk around for a while.

They’ll all be confined to the boat, and Sophie. Fourteen years ago, when it was first published, Wanderer startled the reading world.

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