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Perfect Storm : A True Story of Men Against the Sea (Paperback) (Sebastian Junger)
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It was the storm of the century, boasting waves over one hundred feet high—a tempest created by so rare a combination of factors that meteorologists deemed it "the perfect storm." In a book that has become a classic, Sebastian Junger explores the history of the fishing industry, the science of storms, and the candid accounts of the people whose lives the storm touched. ?The Perfect Storm? is a real-life thriller that makes us feel like we've been caught, helpless, in the grip of a force of nature beyond our understanding or control.
A real-life thriller that leaves us with the taste of salt on our tongues and a terror of the deep.
Number of Pages: 233
Sub-Genre: Essays, Oceans + Seas
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Author: Sebastian Junger
Street Date: June 29, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-5867
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