Arcade Publishing, New York, 2005, ISBN:1559707623:
Seller ID: 92296
FONTENOY, Maud. Across the Savage Sea : The First Woman to Row across the North Atlantic . Foreword by Gérard d'Aboville. Translated from the French by Martin Sokolinsky. New York: Arcade Publishing, (2005). Pp. (10),[xi]-xv,(1),-149,(3), + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with red lettering to spine. An account of the first solo rowing voyage across the North Atlantic by a woman, which the twenty-five-year-old Fontenoy completed over the course of four months aboard her twenty-four-foot boat Pilot, facing massive relentless seas, near-misses with container ships, and malfuncti... View More...