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Author Nathaniel Philbrick is best known for his observant and eloquent historical narratives. But before he was an author, he was an All-American sailor and the winner of a major sailing championship, the Sunfish North Americans.

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Nathaniel Philbrick, historian and author of "Second Wind: A Sunfish Sailor's Odyssey." He tweets @natphilbrick.

This segment aired on March 14, 2018.

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