Travel and adventure. Yacht race. John Ridgway,1966 crossed the Atlantic in a rowboat with Chay Blyth. He and his wife eventually bought a 57' ketch which they could enter in the1977-78 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race. Compiled from diaries they kept throughout the eight-and-a-half-month voyage. There entire story. (317 Pgs.) Includes index and appendices. Illustrated in many B/W and color photographs and plates. A map showing their voyage and interior layout of their yacht. VVG BOOK IN NEAR VVG DJ.AUTHOR: John and Marie Christine Ridgway PUBLISHER: Holt, Rinehart and Winston ISBN: 0030437512 YEAR: 1979 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: First American Ed.