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Storms and wild water

Dag Pike

Storms and wild water

by Dag Pike

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Published by Sheridan House in Dobbs Ferry, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementDag Pike
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGB848 .P525 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24573653M
ISBN 109781574092899
LC Control Number2009023199
OCLC/WorldCa326688157

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  The gospels are dramatic, wild, and wet—set in a rich maritime culture on the shores of the Sea of Galilee. Jesus’ first disciples were ragtag fishermen, and Jesus’ messages and miracles teem with water, fish, fishermen, net-breaking catches, sea crossings, boat-sinking storms, and /5(3). This is where the true adventure begins – paddling up the majestic Storms River, the ultimate treasure of Tsitsikamma National Park. We paddle right into the bats’ cave and spend time gazing up in awe at the spectacular cliffs all around us – all from the comfort of our double sit-on-top kayaks. Lilo deeper up the Storms River Gorge.

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In his new publication the author again draws on historical fact and on his own experiences during 60 years at sea. But then he.

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Storms and Wild Water is a gripping and fascinating read. Dag Pike began his career as a merchant captain, went on to test RNLI lifeboats, and took up fast boat navigation, winning a string of trophies for powerboat races around the world, including navigating Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic Challenger on the record-breaking fastest.Warmer oceans produce more water vapour – think about what happens when you heat a pan of water in your kitchen.

Information from satellites tells us that there is four percent more water vapour in the atmosphere than 25 years ago. This warm, wet air turns into rain, storms, hurricanes and typhoons.