Taking on the World

Taking on the World

Author: Ellen MacArthur

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9780141954660

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 448

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When Ellen finished the Vendee Globe, yachting's toughest race aged just 24 the nation took her to it's heart. The depth of the affection for Ellen is extraordinary - she makes people feel like they can do anything! This is her story, written intrue Ellen style, in her own words, without the help of a ghost writer. Passionate, dramatic and and deeply affecting, her story will move and inspire all who read it.
Taking on the World
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Ellen MacArthur
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06-26 - Publisher: Penguin UK

In February 2001 twenty-four year old Ellen MacArthur completed the Vendee Globe, the world's toughest race. As the youngest Briton to circumnavigate the globe single handed and as the fastest woman to ever have done so, her achievement was remarkable. But how had a young woman from a small village
Taking on the World
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Ellen MacArthur
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06-26 - Publisher: Penguin UK

When Ellen finished the Vendee Globe, yachting's toughest race aged just 24 the nation took her to it's heart. The depth of the affection for Ellen is extraordinary - she makes people feel like they can do anything! This is her story, written intrue Ellen style, in her own words,
Taking on the World's Repressive Regimes
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A study of the Ford Foundation's support and of funding of human rights projects and NGOs, illuminating its extraordinary role in helping undermine and destroy major world repressive authoritarian and totalitarian regimes during the latter part of the twentieth century.
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