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The Last Grain Race - Newby, Eric
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An engaging and informative first-hand account of the last 'grain race' of maritime history, from respected travel writer Eric Newby. In 1939, a young Eric Newby - later renowned as a travel writer of exceptional talent - set sail aboard Moshulu, the largest sailing ship still employed in the transportation of grain from Australia to Europe. Every year from 1921 to 1939, the vessels involved in the grain trade would strive to find the shortest, fastest passage home - 'the grain race' - in the face of turbulent ...

The Last Grain Race 2014, William Collins, London

ISBN-13: 9780007597833

Mass-market paperback

The Last Grain Race 2008, Lonely Planet

ISBN-13: 9781741795264

2nd edition

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The Last Grain Race 1999, Lonely Planet Publications, Hawthorn, Victoria

ISBN-13: 9780864427687

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The Last Grain Race 1995, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330318853

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The Last Grain Race 1986, Penguin Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780140095715

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The Last Grain Race 1982, Academy Chicago Publishers

ISBN-13: 9780586051177

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Last Grain Race 1972, Macmillan, London

ISBN-13: 9780330029711

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Last Grain Race 1968, HarperCollins Distribution Services

ISBN-13: 9780246985569

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