Fatal Forecast

An Incredible True Tale of Disaster and Survival at Sea
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (5.87 hours)
Product Number: Z100093668
Released: Jun 16, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781481550789
Narrator/s: Jeff Cummings
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Fatal Forecast chronicles a dramatic fight for survival aboard two small fishing boats that were caught in a horrific surprise storm off of Cape Cod. Soon after the Fair Wind and the Sea Fever reached the fishing ground at Georges Bank, they were hit with hurricane-force winds and massive ninety-foot waves that battered the boats for hours and made it impossible to turn back. The Fair Wind soon capsized, drowning all but one of the crewmembers. The Sea Fever was nearly torn apart. Here is the hour-by-hour account of the struggles faced by the boats' crewmembers, including the incredible ordeal of Ernie Hazard, who endured three days in a lifeboat in open water. The book also details the dramatic rescue attempts made by the Coast Guard on a day in which it received more mayday calls than any other in New England history.

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Author(s): Michael J. Tougias
Original Publish Date: Jan 01, 2006

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Author(s): Michael J. Tougias
Genre: Science
Product Number EB00571048
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Scribner
ISBN: #9781416546443

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