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Re: Re-reading 'the twelve' after a decade-long gap

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Posted by Mike Field on August 04, 2017 at 16:34:24 user mikefield.

In Reply to: Re: Re-reading 'the twelve' after a decade-long gap posted by David Bamford on August 04, 2017 at 15:45:48:

I remember 'The Log From The Sea Of Cortez' as being a thoroughly good read -- although, like you, it must be thirty years or more since I read it. I think it was in that book that there was a wonderful account of why you wouldn't try sailing a cat-boat anywhere, because you'd only ever go downwind until you fetched up on a lee shore and had to be towed off....

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