Bernard Moitessier, the Author
This person sailed around the world one and a half times.
Joshua, the Yacht, the Boat, the Ship
This is the vehicle in which the narrator sails around the world.
The Other Sailors--Bill King, Nigel, Loick Fergeron, Knox-Jo
These people are the competition against whom the author was racing.
This person has several children with the narrator.
This person is a sailor who helps the narrator build boats.
This person is a mystical figure in the navigation of Chinese junks in the Gulf of Siam.
Bob and Robert from the Sunday Times
These people are a photographer and reporter.
Captain Francois Le Bourdais
This person is a retired captain who sails around Cape Horn.
This figure stands for civilization and development.
The Pope and the Unknown Stranger
These people are introduced late in the book, and the...
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