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Inged atolls and islands of his dreams to discover they really did exist But South Sea Vagabonds is much than just a ripping yarn it is a heartfelt hymn to the possibility of living a free life and truly being the master of one's own destin. Amusing Harking back to a simpler world

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South Sea Vagabonds

Th anniversary edition of the timeless New Zealand classic of adventure at sea Johnny Wray's gripping and often hilarious account of his adventures around the South Pacific has inspired readers and changed lives since its first publication. Ever thought that wage slavery is a pointless waste of your life and you d rather just build your own boat and bugger about in the PacificThis chap thought of it firstSacked fro

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Years ago Fired from his day job during the Great Depression Johnny begged South Sea PDF or borrowed and stole the materials to build his famous yacht Ngataki With some mates for company and a sextant to steer by he set sail for the palm fr. I found this in the kiwi section of the local library and just can t explain the sense of wanderlust it elicits It is filled with sailing jargon and some outdated idioms but not


9 thoughts on “South Sea Vagabonds

  1. says:

    You typically have to be a sailor to appreciate books about sailing; yet the fact that Wray some 75 years ago teaches himself how to build a boat and navigate around the South Pacific adds a humanizing element to this autobiographical narrative Written with true Kiwi wit and can do spirit

  2. says:

    Great read

  3. says:

    Ever thought that wage slavery is a pointless waste of your life and you'd rather just build your own boat and bugger about in the Pacific?This chap thought of it firstSacked from a bookkeeping position in his earl

  4. says:

    I was excited to read of the adventures of my Mother's cousin It gave me some great insights into the familyI laughed so much reading about his ability to make a boat out of not much a strait shared by my mother not boat building rather catering for family and friends I was less interested in sailing detail but easy enough to skim over those bits

  5. says:

    I found this in the kiwi section of the local library and just can't explain the sense of wanderlust it elicits It is filled with sailing jargon and some outdated idioms but not nearly enough to stop me from signing up for sailing lessons now

  6. says:

    First published in 1939 South Sea Vagabonds is apparently something of a classic in sailing circles It was chosen for my Book Club by a member who is currently living on her boat so actually an appropriate read South Sea Vagabonds is the true tale of Johnny Wray who builds a boat the Ngataki and then has many adventures sailing it around New Zealand Australia and the South Pacific in the 1930s For me as someone who doesn't really

  7. says:

    An inspiration

  8. says:

    Amusing Harking back to a simpler world

  9. says:

    Great book Fun and very inspirational story Let's go sailing

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