Sailing to Leningrad : A Voyage Through the Baltic. in dj

By: FOXALL, Roger

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FOXALL, Roger. Sailing to Leningrad: A Voyage through the Baltic. (Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.): Sheridan House, (1989). Pp. (12),[xiii]-xiv,(10),[3]-245,(3), +16 p. of plates (8 of which are in colour). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine. A cruising account of the adventures of the Canna (and crew) in the Baltic in the last days of the Soviet Union. Illustrated with remarkably sunny photographs, the book exudes the (now nostalgic)aura of Glasnost. Contents: 1. Departure; 2. Preparations; 3. Rough Passag e -- Ireland to Sweden; 4. Sweden; 5. Helsinki; 6. Haapasaari -- The Stone in the Stream; 7. Crossing the Border; 8. Leningrad -- The Big Neva; 9. On the Little Neva; 10. Estonia; 11. To Latvia through the Irbenskiy Strait; 12. Riga; 13. Ventspils; 14. Gdynia and Gdansk; 15. The Polish Coast; 16. West Poland; 17. The North Sea and English Channel. Vg in dj. 22.50

Title: Sailing to Leningrad : A Voyage Through the Baltic. in dj

Author Name: FOXALL, Roger

Categories: 79,

Publisher: Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, NY, 1989, ISBN:0911378987:

Seller ID: 27025

Keywords: NAUTICAL CRUISING BALTIC RUSSIA ST PETERSBURG YACHTING,