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Iceland’s Immigrant Song

Iceland's original immigrant song may have been the poems composed by the helmsmen and women of the open rowboats, to aid them in remembering choice fishing spots. The first immigrants [...]

By |2018-04-12T14:12:30+00:00November 26th, 2017|history, maritime history, nautical history, women sailors|Comments Off on Iceland’s Immigrant Song

Jessica Watson’s True Spirit

True Spirit: The True Story of a 16-Year-Old Australian Who Sailed Solo, Nonstop, and Unassisted Around the World New Year's Eve, 2009. “…I was just starting to think the wind [...]

By |2012-05-18T11:29:27+00:00December 31st, 2011|women sailors|Comments Off on Jessica Watson’s True Spirit
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