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The Resource A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue, John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski

A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue, John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski

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A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue
Title
A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue
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John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski
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Language
eng
Summary
"In the dead of night on July 24, 2013, John Aldridge was thrown off the back of the Anna Mary while his fishing partner, Anthony Sosinski, slept below. As desperate hours ticked by, Sosinski, the families, the local fishing community, and the U.S. Coast Guard in three states mobilized in an unprecedented search effort that culminated in a rare and exhilarating success" -- dust jacket flap
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Title
A speck in the sea
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Summary
Two veteran sailors who co-own and operate a Montauk lobster boat recount the 2013 search-and-rescue mission for co-author John Aldridge, describing how his partner, their families, the local fishing community and the U.S. Coast Guard in three states mobilized an unprecedented and ultimately successful operation
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Genre
Story line
Tone
Biography type
collective biography
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10565316
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • 613.6/9
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • G530.A2238
  • G530.A196
LC item number
  • A43 2017
  • A43 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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a story of survival and rescue
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a story of survival and rescue
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John Aldridge, Anthony Sosinski
A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue, John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski
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A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue, John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue -- Overboard -- Montauk fisherman -- A speck in the sea -- "He's not here" -- Daylight -- In the command center -- "We're in big trouble" -- "Johnny Load is missing" -- To the west-end buoy -- Command and control -- The landward watch -- Cutting loose -- Found -- "It's over" -- Saved -- The good daughter -- Postscripts and parties -- Epilogue
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ocn958798630
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781602863286
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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      73 Locust St, Dover, NH, 03820, USA
      43.19289 -70.876331
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