The Unlikely Voyage of Jack de Crow: A Mirror Odyssey from North Wales to the Black Sea
Seafarer Books, 2002 - Počet stran: 355
Equipped with his cheerful optimism and a pith helmet, this Odysseus in a dinghy takes you with him from the borders of north Wales to the Black Sea - 4,900 kilometers over salt and fresh water, under sail, at oars, or at the end of a tow rope - through twelve countries, 282 locks, and numerous trials and adventures, including an encounter with Balkan pirates.
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This excellent book makes the efforts of others - not least Patrick Leigh Fermor - look self indulgent, turgid and dull by comparison. It sparkles, like good travel writing should. And like the best ... Přečíst celou recenzi
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This book is simply a delightful tale of humanity being about as good as it can be. Very entertainingly written. I only hope the author will find another genre so he doesn't have to go on lengthy ... Přečíst celou recenzi