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The Resource A sail of two idiots : 100+ lessons and laughs from a non-sailor who quit the rat race, took the helm, and sailed to a new life in the Caribbean, Renee D. Petrillo

A sail of two idiots : 100+ lessons and laughs from a non-sailor who quit the rat race, took the helm, and sailed to a new life in the Caribbean, Renee D. Petrillo

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A sail of two idiots : 100+ lessons and laughs from a non-sailor who quit the rat race, took the helm, and sailed to a new life in the Caribbean
Title
A sail of two idiots
Title remainder
100+ lessons and laughs from a non-sailor who quit the rat race, took the helm, and sailed to a new life in the Caribbean
Statement of responsibility
Renee D. Petrillo
Title variation
  • A sail of two idiots
  • 100 hard-won lessons from a non sailer (and her husband) who quit the rat race and sailed safely to a new life in the Caribbean
Title variation remainder
100+ lessons & laughs..
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10127869
Cataloging source
DLC
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Petrillo, Renee D
Dewey number
797.1240916365
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV817.C37
LC item number
P47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Sailing
  • Voyages and travels
Target audience
adult
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100 hard-won lessons from a non sailor (and her husband) who quit the rat race and sailed safely to a new life in the Caribbean
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A sail of two idiots : 100+ lessons and laughs from a non-sailor who quit the rat race, took the helm, and sailed to a new life in the Caribbean, Renee D. Petrillo
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Contemplating the plunge Whose idea was this anyway? -- Monohulls vs. catamarans -- Let's buy a boat -- The best-laid plans -- Ahoy, matey! -- Casting off. And we're off, not -- Bahamas here we come! -- Exploring the islands. Welcome to the Bahamas! -- Becoming Green Turtle (Abacos) Bahamas residents -- Breaking free! -- You can't go home again -- Back to the Abacos : practicing and fixing, fixing and practicing -- Good-bye, Abacos, hello Exumas (in the Central Bahamas) -- A milestone is reached, George Town (Bahamas) -- Who you calling chicken? Bahamas, stage left -- Turks and Caicos, definite possibilites -- The Dominican Replublic, Island A+, Anchorage F- -- Our longest sail ever, adios, Dominican Republic! -- Hola, Puerto Rico! The United States on island time -- If we can't be virgins, then let's go the them (the Islands, that is) -- Bonjour! Welcome to St. Martin (and a quickie to St. Barths and Anguilla) -- Island hopping to Saba, Statia, and St. Kitts and Nevis (islands that brush the clouds ) -- A stowaway on Antiqua -- Graffiti and Guadeloupe -- Oh when des saintes -- Lush-ous Dominica -- Martinique gets a quickie -- Was that St. Lucia? -- Reverse course, back to Antigua! -- And back down again on the Jacumbo express -- Coo-coo for Carriacou -- From Miami to Grenada : who'd have believed it? -- St. Vincent and the Grenadines, otherwise known as paradise -- Solo sailer on Grenada -- The final run -- Hurry up and wait -- Is this it? -- Maybe, but let's go to Barbuda for a look-see -- It was a bad sail; it was a good sail -- Landlubbers again. You're hired, we're home (sort of) -- Sell, sell, sell! -- Sold ... based on survey -- D is for deflated, dispirited, depressed -- Change that to delighted, delirious, disembarking! -- Where are we now? -- Now it's your turn. Time to take the plunge -- Observations and lists -- Appendix : How we chose our island -- Lessons
Control code
2011039244
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 290 p.
Isbn
9780071779845
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011039244
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A sail of two idiots : 100+ lessons and laughs from a non-sailor who quit the rat race, took the helm, and sailed to a new life in the Caribbean, Renee D. Petrillo
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Contemplating the plunge Whose idea was this anyway? -- Monohulls vs. catamarans -- Let's buy a boat -- The best-laid plans -- Ahoy, matey! -- Casting off. And we're off, not -- Bahamas here we come! -- Exploring the islands. Welcome to the Bahamas! -- Becoming Green Turtle (Abacos) Bahamas residents -- Breaking free! -- You can't go home again -- Back to the Abacos : practicing and fixing, fixing and practicing -- Good-bye, Abacos, hello Exumas (in the Central Bahamas) -- A milestone is reached, George Town (Bahamas) -- Who you calling chicken? Bahamas, stage left -- Turks and Caicos, definite possibilites -- The Dominican Replublic, Island A+, Anchorage F- -- Our longest sail ever, adios, Dominican Republic! -- Hola, Puerto Rico! The United States on island time -- If we can't be virgins, then let's go the them (the Islands, that is) -- Bonjour! Welcome to St. Martin (and a quickie to St. Barths and Anguilla) -- Island hopping to Saba, Statia, and St. Kitts and Nevis (islands that brush the clouds ) -- A stowaway on Antiqua -- Graffiti and Guadeloupe -- Oh when des saintes -- Lush-ous Dominica -- Martinique gets a quickie -- Was that St. Lucia? -- Reverse course, back to Antigua! -- And back down again on the Jacumbo express -- Coo-coo for Carriacou -- From Miami to Grenada : who'd have believed it? -- St. Vincent and the Grenadines, otherwise known as paradise -- Solo sailer on Grenada -- The final run -- Hurry up and wait -- Is this it? -- Maybe, but let's go to Barbuda for a look-see -- It was a bad sail; it was a good sail -- Landlubbers again. You're hired, we're home (sort of) -- Sell, sell, sell! -- Sold ... based on survey -- D is for deflated, dispirited, depressed -- Change that to delighted, delirious, disembarking! -- Where are we now? -- Now it's your turn. Time to take the plunge -- Observations and lists -- Appendix : How we chose our island -- Lessons
Control code
2011039244
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 290 p.
Isbn
9780071779845
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011039244
Other physical details
ill.

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