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This Old Man and the Sea: How My Retirement Turned Into a Ten-Year Sail Around the World

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Shortly after his retirement, author Robert S. Ashton buys a 1983 Nordic 40 sailboat. He names the boat "Chandelle," not realizing at the time that it will be his home for the next ten years.

Along with his friends, Don, Roger, and Martha, Ashton soon joins a group of boats preparing to brave the Gulf Stream and adjacent waters from Norfolk, Virginia, to the Caribbean. Duri
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Paperback, 180 pages
Published August 3rd 2006 by iUniverse
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Like this book, but he did gloss over many things that would have been interesting to read about.
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The writing is so-so. But it will make you want to sail the seven seas.
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