By Christian Williams

What occurs while a guy of latest overconnected international units off on my own around the Pacific on the age of seventy one? Christian Williams, a veteran sailor and author, deliberate a 6,000-mile voyage as a try of his personal seamanship and patience, and to satisfy a lifelong objective. yet he stumbled on his concentration fast turning from the encompassing sea to we all. Is an individual an identical individual while not anyone else is there? can we dare to determine? In a brand new global of hovering seabirds, violent storms and majestic vacancy, Williams came upon solutions to questions he had by no means requested approximately who we're, why we sail, and the common worry of being by myself.
"Alone jointly" is a whole technical path in offshore crusing approach and yacht instruction, and a philosophical inquiry into what it takes to be really alive within the twenty first century.

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