Into the Blizzard

Heroism at Sea During the Great Blizzard of 1978
CD - unabridged
Audio (1 disc)
Product Number: DD48157
Released: Dec 10, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781974989102
Narrator/s: Shawn Compton
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A riveting true account of a rescue at sea from Michael J. Tougias, the author of the New York Times bestseller The Finest Hours. In the midst of the Blizzard of 1978, the tanker Global Hope floundered on the shoals in Salem Sound off the Massachusetts coast. When the Coast Guard heard the Mayday calls, they immediately dispatched a patrol rescue boat. But within an hour, the Coast Guard rescue boat was in as much trouble as the tanker—both paralyzed in unrelenting seas. Enter Captain Frank Quirk who was compelled to act. Gathering his crew of four, Quirk plunged his forty-nine-foot steel boat, the Can Do, into the blizzard. Perfect for fans of the I Survived series ready for a longer form account, this middle-grade adaptation of an adult nonfiction book chronicles the harrowing journey between Captain Quirk and the Coast Guard as they struggled in the holds of a radical storm. It's an epic tale of heroism and bravery at sea.


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Into the Blizzard
Product Number: BX00283211
Product Number:DD48157
Product Number:Z100110524

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Author(s): Michael J. Tougias
Narrator(s): Shawn Compton
Product Number Z100110524
Released: Dec 10, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781974989126

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