Author:"Strong, Skip, Braden, Twain"

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"In Peril: A Daring Decision, A Captain's Resolve, and the Salvage that Made History"

By: "Strong, Skip, Braden, Twain"

Price: $11.45

Publisher: The Lyons Press:

Seller ID: 9781592281053

ISBN: 1592281052

Condition: very good


"Strong and Braden's tale of an imperfect storm, three ships, and a daring rescue comes to vivid life in this gem of a book." -Publishers Weekly "A marvelous yarn about an incredible rescue." -The Bangor (ME) Daily News When Skip Strong, a thirty-two-year-old captain of the 688-foot oil tanker Cherry Valley received the call, all he knew was that an oceangoing tug with five men aboard was in distress off Florida's east coast. Caught in an unusually powerful storm, the tug's engines failed, and as the winds gusted to more than sixty miles per hour and the sea whipped into a frenzy, the ... View more info