‘This beautifully written story of a 4000-mile journey… will be as refreshing as a long holiday’
(Independent on Sunday)
‘A fascinating story brilliantly told’
‘An intellectual adventure combined with an exciting 4000-mile voyage under sail’
(The Good Book Guide)
(Western Daily Press)
About the Author
Peter Marshall sailed the world as a cadet in the Merchant Navy before teaching English in Senegal, West Africa. He taught literature and philosophy at several British universities before becoming a full-time writer in 1980. His circumnavigation of Africa was made into a major TV series and his voyage round Ireland a BBC radio series.