Row For Freedom

Row For Freedom

Crossing An Ocean In Search Of Hope

Book - 2014
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"Thirty-two-year-old Julia Immonen and four other women take on a challenge completed by fewer people than have climbed Mount Everest or gone into space : row three thousand miles, unaided, from the Canary Islands to Barbados. 'Row For Freedom' chronicles that dramatic journey, detailing the grueling, peril-filled crossing, which broke two world records, as it weaves together Julia's search for hope and purpose against a background of relationships scarred by violence. As Julia's physical and emotional treks unfold, you also learn about the plight of the thirty million victims of the modern-day slave trade that serves as the motivation for her row. Be inspired by Julia's self-discovery and her team's triumph in one of the most formidable physical quests ever undertaken." -- back cover.
Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : W Publishing Group, ©2014
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9780529101471
Branch Call Number: B IMMONEN
Characteristics: xxii, 217 pages, [8] page of plate : illustration ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Borlase, Craig - Author
Grylls, Bear


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