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Alive on the Andrea Doria! The Greatest Sea Rescue in History
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9781614481416 - Pierette Domenica Simpson: Alive on the Andrea Doria! The Greatest Sea Rescue in History
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Alive on the Andrea Doria! The Greatest Sea Rescue in History (2008) (?)

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ISBN: 9781614481416 (?) or 1614481415, in english, Morgan James Publishing, New, ebook

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One half-century later, the catastrophic ramming of the MS Stockholm into the Italian luxury liner the SS Andrea Doria in 1956 is relived in this candid, heartrending account. Author Pierette Domenica Simpson, who, with her grandparents, survived the tragedy off the shoals of Nantucket, shares the human and technical aspects of what has become known as the greatest sea rescue in history. As only an eyewitness can do, the author presents survivors' recollections in dramatic vignettes that meticul... One half-century later, the catastrophic ramming of the MS Stockholm into the Italian luxury liner the SS Andrea Doria in 1956 is relived in this candid, heartrending account. Author Pierette Domenica Simpson, who, with her grandparents, survived the tragedy off the shoals of Nantucket, shares the human and technical aspects of what has become known as the greatest sea rescue in history. As only an eyewitness can do, the author presents survivors' recollections in dramatic vignettes that meticulously re-create a horrific event-one that could have been another Titanic. Both poor immigrants and wealthy travelers give their accounts of ultimate despair and infinite elation after staring at their own reflections in the black ocean that night and seeing death stare back. Equally dramatic are the revelations of new facts exposed by nautical experts from two continents facts that solve the "mystery" of who was to blame for this most improbable collision between two ships on the open seas.Taal: Engels;Oorspronkelijke titel: Alive on the Andrea Doria!: The Greatest Sea Rescue in History;Formaat: ePub met kopieerbeveiliging (DRM) van Adobe;Bestandsgrootte: 3.39 MB;Kopieerrechten: Het kopiëren van (delen van) de pagina's is niet toegestaan ;Printrechten: Het printen van de pagina's is niet toegestaan;Voorleesfunctie: De voorleesfunctie is uitgeschakeld;Geschikt voor: Alle e-readers te koop bij bol.com (of compatible met Adobe DRM). Telefoons/tablets met Google Android (1.6 of hoger) voorzien van bol.com boekenbol app. PC en Mac met Adobe reader software;Verschijningsdatum: augustus 2008;ISBN10: 1614481415;ISBN13: 9781614481416; Engelstalig | Ebook | 2008
9781614481416 - Pierette Domenica Simpson: Alive on the Andrea Doria!
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Pierette Domenica Simpson (?):

Alive on the Andrea Doria! (2008) (?)

ISBN: 9781614481416 (?) or 1614481415, in english, Morgan James Publishing, Morgan James Publishing, Morgan James Publishing, New, ebook, digital download

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One half-century later, the catastrophic ramming of the MS Stockholm into the Italian luxury liner the SS Andrea Doria in 1956 is relived in this candid, heartrending account. Author Pierette Domenica Simpson, who, with her grandparents, survived the tragedy off the shoals of Nantucket, shares the human and technical aspects of what has become known as the greatest sea rescue in history. As only an eyewitness can do, the author presents survivors' recollections in dramatic vignettes that meticulously re-create a horrific event-one that could have been another Titanic. Both poor immigrants and wealthy travelers give their accounts of ultimate despair and infinite elation after staring at their own reflections in the black ocean that night and seeing death stare back. Equally dramatic are the revelations of new facts exposed by nautical experts from two continents facts that solve the "mystery" of who was to blame for this most improbable collision between two ships on the open seas.