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Deadliest sea : the untold story behind the greatest rescue in Coast Guard history

text Deadliest sea : the untold story behind the greatest rescue in Coast Guard history

Summary
Soon after 2:00 A.M. on Easter morning, March 23, 2008, the fishing trawler Alaska Ranger began taking on water in the frigid Bering Sea. While the first mate broadcast Mayday calls to a Coast Guard station more than 800 miles away, the men scramb... Read more
Contents

The Alaska Ranger -- "Go to the suits!" -- Always ready -- Best speed -- "Abandon ship!" -- The observers -- Alone in the waves -- Swimmer in the water -- Sick at sea -- Man down -- Out of the cold -- Death at the extremes -- The final search -- The investigation.

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Description
309 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Publisher
William Morrow/HarperCollins Publishers 2010

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KCL 910.916 THOMPSON in Adult Non-fiction Available

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