Author:Alan Villiers


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Sons of Sindbad: The Photographs

By: Alan Villiers

Price: £70.00

Publisher: National Maritime Museum: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004550

ISBN: 0948065753

Condition: Fine

Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some shelfwear to top edges but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 224, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. Sailor, travel writer, and photographer Alan Villiers had a lifelong fascination with traditional sailing techniques, which in 1938 led to him embarking on a remarkable journey by dhow down the East African coast and back to the Arabian Gulf. Joining the Kuwaiti crew of the 'Triumph of Righteousness' at Aden, he sailed to Mombasa, Zanzibar and the Rufiji Delta, and from there back to Oman and Bahrain, ending in Kuwait i... View more info