Collision Course : The classic story of the most extraordinary sea disasterof our times -- the collision at sea of the S.S. Andrea Doria and the M.S. Stockholm. US in dj

By: MOSCOW, Alvin

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MOSCOW, Alvin. Collision Course : The classic story of the most extraordinary sea disaster of our times -- the collision at sea of the S.S. Andrea Doria and the M.S. Stockholm. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1981). Pp (8),7-345,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth. This edition features an Epilogue (pp.317-345). "[...] re-creates the events leading to the fatal crash, and the horror of the catastrophe for the passengers and crews of both ships, with such compelling realism that the reader relives the terror and confusion. NowAlvin Moscow documents explorations of the sunken ship by Peter Gimbel and his diver associates who filmed the Andrea Doria underwater and made a doc umentary, later shown on television. He tells of the various attempts at salvage, none successful, by groups intent on reaching the so-called treasure, reputed to be over a million dollars in cash and priceless other riches -and of the even more ambitious attempts to raise the huge ship, buried und er tons of water. " from the dj. Vg in slightly chipped dj. 35.00

Title: Collision Course : The classic story of the most extraordinary sea disasterof our times -- the collision at sea of the S.S. Andrea Doria and the M.S. Stockholm. US in dj

Author Name: MOSCOW, Alvin

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1981, ISBN:0448120194:

Seller ID: 17592

Keywords: NAUTICAL LINERS DISASTERS SEARCH & RESCUE ANDREA DORIA SHIPWRECKS,