Facing Fear is the inspiring true story of Lisa Blair, who on 25 July 2017 became the first woman to sail solo around Antarctica. She very nearly didn't live to tell the tale. Seventy-two days into her circumnavigation, when Lisa was more than 1000 nautical miles from land, the mast of Climate Action Now came crashing down in a ferocious storm. In freezing conditions, Lisa battled massive waves and gale-force winds, fighting through the night to save her life and her boat. Following her ordeal, Lisa relied on her unbreakable spirit to beat the odds and complete her world record. With unwavering focus and determination, she sailed home, completing her journey after 183 days. This is the story of her remarkable voyage.
Generi Scienza e Tecnica » Geografia » Scoperte geografiche ed Esplorazioni , Politica e Società » Donne » Femminismo e storia delle donne , Storia e Biografie » Biografie Diari e Memorie » Biografie e autobiografie
Editore Australian Geographic
Formato Ebook con Adobe DRM
EAN-13 9781922388094 9781922388094