Preface: `The Old Sea of Fate'
The Key Players
`Possibly because I was his son'
`Unc, we're going for the boat record again'
`There is no form of record-breaking where you get it smooth'
`We're on our way...'
`This isn't put on as a public entertainment'
`If you're not prepared to get your nose punched . . .'
`This boat can get pretty hairy'
`He believed in the potential of Britain . . .'
4 January 1967: An Analysis
`Whys and Wherefores':