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Trekka round the world.

John Guzzwell

Trekka round the world.

by John Guzzwell

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Published by A. Coles, J. De Graff in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trekka (Yawl),
  • Voyages around the world.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG530 .G9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination195 p.
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5905592M
    LC Control Number64004311
    OCLC/WorldCa1300650

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A new edition of John Guzzwell's, Trekka Round the World. Long out-of-print, this international classic is the story of John's circumnavigation on his foot yawl Trekka. During his voyage John leaves Trekka to crew for the Smeatons aboard Tzu Hang, and off Cape Horn they survive a pitchpole/5(43).

A new edition of John Guzzwell's, Trekka Round the World. This international classic is the story of John's circumnavigation on his foot yawl Trekka. During his voyage John leaves Trekka to crew for the Smeatons aboard Tzu Hang, and off Cape Horn they survive a pitchpole/5(29).

Trekka Round the World book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. One of the great maritime stories of all time, is updated in /5.

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Book has clean and bright contents but with a previous owner name to half title. Seller. A new edition of John Guzzwell's, Trekka Round the World. This international classic is the story of John's circumnavigation on his foot yawl Trekka.

During his voyage John leaves Trekka to crew for the Smeatons aboard Tzu Hang, and off Cape Horn they survive a pitchpole/5(22). Trekka Round the World. John Guzzwell. Coles, - Voyages around the world - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book.

What people are saying - Write a review. Trekka round the world. book haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Prologue. The Building of Trekka. Leaving San Francisco Frontispiece.

Buy TREKKA ROUND THE WORLD Second impression by Guzzwell, John (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(26). The Trekka emerged from decades of obscurity intaking a place on the world art stage at the 50th Venice Biennale, the world’s biggest art expo.

Taranaki-born artist Michael Stevenson’s installation “This is the Trekka” represented New Zealand with a $, project which attracted nea international visitors.

Trekka is a 20 foot 6 inch yawl that made history in when John Guzzwell sailed her around the world. His story is told in the book Trekka Round the World. The little boat has been the property of the Maritime Museum of British Columbia since Freighter Fever - - - pages - Voyages around the world Westward wanderings the narrative of a journey around the world made in the years and by Edwin Rodolph Dimond and Harriet Newton Dimond - - - pages - Travel Witch & Wizard: The Manga, Volume 3.

TREKKA THE BOOK How to purchase. Chapter summary; THE VEHICLE – About the Trekka. The Trekka is the only motor vehicle to be both designed, and mass-produced in New Zealand. 2, were built between and The locally built bodywork and interior was bolted to Skoda mechanicals imported in kit form from Czechoslovakia.

shop. He launched his dream, Trekka, in Augustand in Septemberhe sailed for Hawaii. Over the next four years he completed a circumnavigation in Trekka, then the smallest vessel ever to do so, and finally returned to Canada in He wrote a book of his adventures, “Trekka Round The World” which he re-published in File Size: KB.

He launched Trekka in Augustand in Septembersailed for Hawaii. Over the next four years he completed a circumnavigation in Trekka, then the smallest vessel ever to do so. He returned to Canada in He wrote a book about his adventures, Trekka Round the World, which he.

A new edition of John Guzzwell's, Trekka Round the World. This international classic is the story of John's circumnavigation on his foot yawl Trekka. During his voyage John leaves Trekka to crew for the Smeatons aboard Tzu Hang, and off Cape Horn they survive a pitchpole.

In a new epilogue Brand: Fine Edge Publishing. The book he published about his adventures, Trekka Round the World, became a cult classic among would-be voyagers, and is credited for sparking the dreams of many who have circumnavigated since.

John Guzwell, at 29, sailed Trekka around the world. Photo Courtesy John Guzwell. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Map of the route the Trekka took aroung the world on endpapers. Description: xvi, pages: illustrations, maps ; 23 cm. Sailing Alone around the World Captain Joshua Slocum and William Gilkerson Shambhala (August 9, ) Captain Joshua Slocum (–) was the first person to circle the globe alone entirely by sea.

On Aphe departed Boston in his foot sloop,Spray, and sailed around the world, returning to Newport, Rhode Island, on J This remarkable achievement made Slocum the. After his circumnavigation 'Trekka' was sold to Clifford and Marion Cain who completed another circumnavigation in her during the s.

A sister ship to 'Trekka' named 'Thlaloca' built and sailed by Hein and Siggy Zenker also completed a circumnavigation in the s. Their exploits are detailed in Zenkers book 'West. Sail West, Man'. All would converge in the 's to give birth to the Trekka, an awkward jeep-like vehicle with Kiwi clothing and a communist heart.

For a time, a new motor vehicle was finally within the grasp of nearly every New Zealander. And from there the world. Trekka Round the World by John Guzzwell. Paperback, pages, photographs At the time the 20’ Trekka sailed around the world she was the smallest boat to have done so, and I believe that record stood for some time.

She made her voyage at an interesting time in the history of yachting. This book has a lot of great information in it.Trekka means ‘to journey’ and she did – from Victoria around the world and back again! Departing on 10 SeptemberJohn Guzzwell sailed Trekka to the Hawaiian Islands via San Francisco.

From there his route was southward to the South Pacific Islands with New Zealand as the planned destination.John Guzzwell built the Laurent Giles designed yawl Trekka when he was living in Victoria, British Columbia, and his initial voyage, which started intook him round the world by way of San Francisco, Hawaii, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa.

The voyage is described in John Guzzwell’s book “Trekka – Round the World”.