A Ravel of Waters - Geoffrey JenkinsCollins, 1981, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dustwrapper. Leans slightly. Dustwrapper very slightly rubbed at the edges. Top edges of text block tanned.
From the cover: “The setting of Geoffrey Jenkins’ latest adventure story is the storm-tossed, iceberg infested South Atlantic. Jetwind, a revolutionary type of sailing ship, fully automated and computerized, is carrying out her shakedown cruise ostensibly to prove to a fuel-hungry shipping world that modern sail can compete in efficiency with costly oil burning ships. But in fact she is also carrying out top-secret tests of even greater value to the NATO naval forces, thereby drawing deadly counter-action from the Russian fleet, as a Soviet bid to seal off the vital Drake Passage between South America and Antarctica is laid between bare.”
Size: 8¼" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 252
Cover Art By: Chris Foss
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