Alan Villiers: Voyager of the Winds
Hardback | Mar 2009 | UNSW Press | 9781742230191 | 320pp | 234x156mm | GEN
Recipient of the prestigious Mountbatten Maritime Award, 2009. The Awards Committee said: 'For her truly illuminating biography of Alan Villiers, a complex and sometime difficult man who had an immense influence on the popular understanding of voyaging under sail. Voyager of the Winds is outstandingly researched and beautifully written as it unfurls the true character of this extraordinary seafarer.'