TREDREE, H. L.
Title: Blackwater. Book Club Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  Quality Book Club, London, 1958,
Seller ID: 52772
TREDREE, H. L. Blackwater. London : Quality Book Club, (1958). Pp. 191. 8vo, blue cloth. "This is an account, by one of the survivors, of a true storyof the sea, culminating in an episode of disaster and heroism which is pos sibly unique in the history of steam-shipping - indeed in all the annals ofthose who go down to the sea in ships." - from the Foreword. The story of the heroic rescue of a fever-ridden steam ship during a winter's gale in the mid-Atlantic by the U.S.S. Sherman. Based on actual logbooks of the vessels involved and other documents. SLightly cocked, else vg in minor dampstained dustjacket. 20.00