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I am glad that I knew nothing about this adventure prior to reading it. It is an excellent read and truly suspenseful.Published 9 days ago by Brian W. Foley
Very interesting read. Thoroughly enjoyed following the story of these nine very different individuals and motivations that drove them. Exciting, and tragic at the same time. Read morePublished 14 days ago by Jeff Lorens
Once the boats left the coast of England, I couldn't put the book down. There are several sections I found positively riveting. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Book Lover
This is a great book about a crazy, around the world....solo, sailboat boat race.
It's incredible that they had the nerve to do it at all.
A Voyage for Madmen is great. Well tailored and packed with great stuff throughout, it kindles the fire for adventure and reminds us that the credit belongs to the man in the... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Andrew Werschky
I read this one after reading The Long Way by Bernard Moitessier.
Loved the way it is written. Gives a different perspective on the race.
Even with just a basic general interest in sailing, I found this to be a really interesting story--very engaging and a great adventure.Published 5 months ago by -CraigD.
I had read this book some years ago. Sent it to a friend and he too liked it very much. An exciting and tragic story of the sea and all she can throw at you.
Mate Im not a yauhty however Peter understands his craft .. he can reach in to reveal true courageous indervidualism ..Published 7 months ago by Fluffy