New PDF release: Alive on the Andrea Doria!: The Greatest Sea Rescue in

By Pierette Domenica Simpson

One half-century later, the catastrophic ramming of the MS Stockholm into the Italian luxurious liner the SS Andrea Doria in 1956 is relived during this candid, heartrending account. writer Pierette Domenica Simpson, who, together with her grandparents, survived the tragedy off the shoals of Nantucket, stocks the human and technical facets of what has turn into referred to as the best sea rescue in background. As in simple terms an eyewitness can do, the writer offers survivors' memories in dramatic vignettes that meticulously re-create a bad event-one that can were one other giant. either bad immigrants and filthy rich tourists supply their debts of final depression and countless elation after observing their very own reflections within the black ocean that evening and seeing demise stare again. both dramatic are the revelations of latest evidence uncovered by means of nautical specialists from continents evidence that remedy the "mystery" of who was once in charge for this such a lot unbelievable collision among ships at the open seas.

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