Coasting: 2a Private Voyage

Jonathan Raban, Author Penguin Books $7.95 (304p) ISBN 978-0-14-010657-2

Raban spent four years in a 30-foot ketch traveling around the British Isles, attempting to come to terms with his native land. PW commented: ""Like his acounts of other travels, this too is offbeat and charming.'' (March)