Adrift: Seventy-Six Days Lost at Sea - Study Guide Introduction and Log of Napoleon Solo Summary & Analysis

Steven Callahan
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In Adrift, Steven Callahan is returning across the Atlantic in the boat he's designed, the Napoleon Solo. His ship is wrecked, and Callahan finds himself alone on the Atlantic Ocean with only a life raft and a limited amount of supplies. He battles hunger and fatigue, fighting his own impulses and stretching out his limited resources, hoping they are enough. After seventy-six days of man against nature, he is rescued.

The book begins with a short introduction. Callahan talks of how a childhood reading of Tinkerbell launched his lifelong dream of crossing the Atlantic in a small boat. Driven by this dream, Callahan became a sailor and ship designer, eventually designing his own small, masterwork ship: The Napoleon Solo. To prove himself and his design, Callahan enters his ship into a 600-mile transatlantic solo race...

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