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The book Beyond Boundaries evolved over a half century. It is the story of a young Australian surfer who first learnt about the ocean by physically challenging its waves. His circumnavigation of the world under sail served as an apprenticeship to a commercial career at sea treating work as adventure. This work would take him from Cape Horn to the Polar Ice Cap and eventually earn him the title of Master Mariner with a sobering weight of responsibility moving the world’s largest oil structures on the oceans.
It is a story of one man’s lifelong voyage facing unpredictable events, unclear odds, and stacked decks. An insightful look into the human condition and into the importance of truths, morals and integrity.
Amazing mate. Can’t put it down. Very proud to know you. Gotta say that integrity shines through as an underlying motif.
Writers are called ‘word smiths’ and Des has perfected his craft, wielding his hammer skilfully to shape his words on a paper anvil. Not only has he benefited from many years of report writing to become a good writer, but he has also mastered the art of the storyteller by building his paragraphs to give…
A book to be read slowly and digested.