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The Call of the Sagas

Pekka Piri

Narrator Jonathan Hutchings

Publisher: Author's Republic

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A THRILLING TRUE STORY THAT MADE NAUTICAL HISTORYIn the year 1994, skipper Pekka Piri and navigator Matti Pulli piloted a 7-meter motorboat from Helsinki over the Baltic Sea, North Sea and North Atlantic to Iceland.Both 48 years old, Piri had lost his career as a personnel manager, and Pulli had lost his ship, the freighter m/s Finnpolaris, in a wreck off the west coast of Greenland. Now what they both needed was space.On May 17, 1994, they set out on a 2,200-mile voyage into the unknown. A journey that began with a skipper's dream and a navigator's faith in that dream led to unshakable trust in each other.A READING EXPERIENCEMake a historic ocean voyage in a small motorboat to the distant island of the Viking sagas.Experience the effort and the trust, the determination and the brotherhood, the overwhelming joy of limits broken and a dream fulfilled. You will laugh and you will cry.The voyage of The Call of the Sagas has become a legend and the book a classic praised by readers and master authors alike.
Duration: about 9 hours (09:13:30)
Publishing date: 2017-06-12; Unabridged; Copyright Year: — Copyright Statment: —