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Spero (Kindle Singles)

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In 1979, Ursula Westmacott impulsively left London and her modelling career to join her boyfriend Chris Crocker on board Spero, a 42-foot sailing boat built in 1909 and never modernized -- no engine and just a sextant for navigation. The two intrepid sailors headed south for Gibraltar, then Africa, finally crossing the Atlantic to reach Brazil.

Westmacott’s account of thei
Kindle Edition, 95 pages
Published January 17th 2014
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Dec 31, 2014 Hari rated it liked it
It was interesting

I finished the book and it was an interesting look at the way people with money can live if they choose to. I found it hard to relate to and the storytelling was a bit disjunct and jumped around, but I was engaged nonetheless. I think it is probably a great fit for people of similar ethnic and/or socioeconomic backgrounds as the storyteller.
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