Fatal Storm


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One of the most momentous yachting events in recent history - a landmark disaster storyThis edition includes the Official Report of the race by the Review Committee and a new Foreword by John RousmaniereThe lessons from this race will be learned by yachtsmen for years to comeBestseller for years - over 250,000 copies sold worldwideRates alongside the 1979 Fastnet Race as one of the world's most devastating yacht races

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Rob Mundle is one of Australia's leading journalists, television presenters and yachtsmen. He has covered the Sydney-Hobart race over 30 times, as well as competing on 3 occasions.


"It contains extensive interviews with officials, crews, survivors and rescue service personnel, and relates like no other the calamity and tragedy of this classic offshore disaster." All At Sea (01/04/09) "A hard to put down book that keeps its reader gripped." Multihull Review (March 2009) ' A good read about daring men and the unforgiving sea. Recommended ' Nautical Magazine (June 2009) "Mundle has given a very readable, if soberingly graphic account of the race" Lymington Times (March 2009) " it is the human stories of yachtsmen in distress, rescuers taking terrible risks to save them, and the shock that enveloped Australia as the story unfolded that makes this such a gripping story." The International Journal of Meteorology (June 2009)

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