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Author Aldridge, John, author.

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

Publication Info. New York, NY : Weinstein Books, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    613.69 ALD    Available
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1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description x, 262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography 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.
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.
Subject Anna Mary (Ship)
Aldridge, John.
Sosinski, Anthony.
Survival at sea -- New York (State) -- Montauk.
Search and rescue operations -- New York (State) -- Montauk.
Montauk (N.Y.)
Genre/Form True adventure stories.
Added Author Sosinski, Anthony, author.
ISBN 9781602863286

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