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The Resource A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue, John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski

A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue, John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski

Label
A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue
Title
A speck in the sea
Title remainder
a story of survival and rescue
Statement of responsibility
John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the dead of night on July 24, 2013, John Aldridge was thrown off the back of the Anna Mary while his fishing partner, Anthony Sosinski, slept below. As desperate hours ticked by, Sosinski, the families, the local fishing community, and the U.S. Coast Guard in three states mobilized in an unprecedented search effort that culminated in a rare and exhilarating success" -- dust jacket flap
Summary
Two veteran sailors who co-own and operate a Montauk lobster boat recount the 2013 search-and-rescue mission for co-author John Aldridge, describing how his partner, their families, the local fishing community and the U.S. Coast Guard in three states mobilized an unprecedented and ultimately successful operation
Storyline
Tone
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10565316
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aldridge, John
Dewey number
  • 613.6/9
  • B
  • 910.9163/46
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G530.A2238
LC item number
A43 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Sosinski, Anthony
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anna Mary (Ship)
  • Aldridge, John
  • Sosinski, Anthony
  • Survival at sea
  • Search and rescue operations
  • Montauk (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of survival and rescue
Label
A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue, John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn958798630
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781602863286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)958798630
Label
A speck in the sea : a story of survival and rescue, John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn958798630
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781602863286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)958798630

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