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Journey of a hope merchant

Neal Petersen

Journey of a hope merchant

from apartheid to the elite world of solo yacht racing

by Neal Petersen

  • 343 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Elevate in Charleston, S.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Petersen, Neal, -- 1967-,
  • Sailors -- South Africa -- Biography,
  • Sailors, Black -- South Africa -- Biography,
  • Single-handed sailing,
  • Yacht racing

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, c2004.

    StatementNeal Petersen, with William P. Baldwin and Patty Fulcher.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsBaldwin, William P., Fulcher, Patty.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV812.5.P48 A32 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 201 p. :
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23934040M
    ISBN 109781601940186
    LC Control Number2007045480
    OCLC/WorldCa180690058

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Adam Berkowitz spins a /5(34). Neal Petersen was born physically disabled and impoverished in apartheid-era South Africa, but was introduced to healing and equality in the waters surrounding Cape Town.

Journey of a Hope Merchant recounts the epic journey that took this misfit kid from a racially segregated, working class neighborhood to the prestigious world of solo yacht.

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