1. In the Indian Ocean 2. Mauritius: the friendly island 3. Mauritius to Durban 4. A Year in Durban 5. Durban to Cape Town 6. Nine Months to Cape Town 7. Cape Town to St. Helena 8. On St. Helena 9. St. Helena to Ascension Island 10. Ascension ISland: a lunar port of call 11. Ascension to Fernando-Norona 12. Fernando-Norona 13. Passage to the West Indies 14. Trinidad to Martinique 15. In the Caribbean 16. The Dream Boat Author's postscript to this edition Postscript on Heavy Weather Sailing Postscript on Self-Steering Devices Index
Bernard Moitessier was one of the greatest ocean voyagers. He became a legend in his own time. A gifted writer, he wrote four books describing his seagoing adventures. The Long Way became a bestseller worldwide.
...a tale of courage, resourcefulness, creativity. It is told with refreshing honesty. Sailing His observations... are as interesting as the people he meets and the innovative boat improvements he comes up with. Sailing