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The Resource A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival and incredible rescue, Michael J. Tougias

A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival and incredible rescue, Michael J. Tougias

Label
A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival and incredible rescue
Title
A storm too soon
Title remainder
a true story of disaster, survival and incredible rescue
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Tougias
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of three men shipwrecked during a storm in the Gulf Stream and the four men on a Coast Guard helicopter who rescued them, as survivors and rescuers battle monster waves and perilous wind conditions
Summary
"When a forty-seven-foot sailboat disappears in the Gulf Stream in the throes of a calamitous storm, it leaves behind three weary passengers struggling to stay alive afloat a life raft in violent waves 80 feet tall"--Provided by publisher
Storyline
Pace
Tone
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10495668
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
910.9163/48
Index
no index present
LC call number
G525
LC item number
.T57 2013
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1090
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a remarkable true survival story in 80 foot seas
Label
A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival and incredible rescue, Michael J. Tougias
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Florida? countdown to the crossing -- Jean Pierre -- Riding the Gulf Stream -- Spirits are high -- The gathering storm -- A chaotic brew of water and a terrifying night -- Help is greatly needed -- Multiple maydays -- the SAR command center -- The wave -- The life raft -- Desperation -- Into the sea -- The cutter Tampa and the C-130 -- Tumbling in chaos -- Mayday on the seeker -- Convulsions -- Need max gas -- Tether ourselves together -- "mark, mark, mark!" -- Like a hockey puck on ice -- Deploying the swimmer -- "He needs to go first?" -- As if shot from a cannon -- They're not coming for us -- He's going to drown? -- The illusion -- The flying colours and Cherry Point naval hospital -- Heading home -- Epilogue
Control code
19925255
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 208 pages
Isbn
9781451683349
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012038583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn812258026
  • (OCoLC)812258026
Label
A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival and incredible rescue, Michael J. Tougias
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Florida? countdown to the crossing -- Jean Pierre -- Riding the Gulf Stream -- Spirits are high -- The gathering storm -- A chaotic brew of water and a terrifying night -- Help is greatly needed -- Multiple maydays -- the SAR command center -- The wave -- The life raft -- Desperation -- Into the sea -- The cutter Tampa and the C-130 -- Tumbling in chaos -- Mayday on the seeker -- Convulsions -- Need max gas -- Tether ourselves together -- "mark, mark, mark!" -- Like a hockey puck on ice -- Deploying the swimmer -- "He needs to go first?" -- As if shot from a cannon -- They're not coming for us -- He's going to drown? -- The illusion -- The flying colours and Cherry Point naval hospital -- Heading home -- Epilogue
Control code
19925255
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 208 pages
Isbn
9781451683349
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012038583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn812258026
  • (OCoLC)812258026

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