The Resource The box wine sailors : misadventures of a broke young couple at sea, Amy McCullough, (ebook)

The box wine sailors : misadventures of a broke young couple at sea, Amy McCullough, (ebook)

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The box wine sailors : misadventures of a broke young couple at sea
Title
The box wine sailors
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misadventures of a broke young couple at sea
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Amy McCullough
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Language
eng
Summary
Amy and Jimmie were not sailors. Their experience included reading a few books, watching a couple of instructional videos, and sailing once a week for a year. They were land-lubberly, middle-class twentysomethings, audacious and in love. All they wanted was to be together and do something extraordinary. They quit their jobs, bought a boat that was categorically considered "too small" for ocean sailing, and left Portland, Oregon for the Sea of Cortez. The Box Wine Sailors tells the true story of a couple's ramshackle trip down the coast, with all the exulting highs and terrifying lows of sailing a small boat on the Pacific. From nearly being rammed by a pair of whales on Thanksgiving morning and the terrifying experience of rounding Punta Gorda-hanging on to the mast for dear life and looking about at what seemed like the apocalypse-to having their tiller snap off while accidentally surfing coastal breakers and finding ultimate joy in a $5 Little Caesar's pizza. It also tells the story of two very normal people doing what most people only dream of, settling the argument that if you want something bad enough you can make it happen
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1979-
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McCullough, Amy
Dewey number
797.124097
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • McCullough, Amy
  • Sailing
  • Sailors
  • Women sailors
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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The box wine sailors : misadventures of a broke young couple at sea, Amy McCullough, (ebook)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781613733516
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT11523504
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remote
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11523504
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MWT11523504
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The box wine sailors : misadventures of a broke young couple at sea, Amy McCullough, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781613733516
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11523504
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11523504
System control number
MWT11523504
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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