The Finest Hours

Author: Michael J. Tougias
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 150110683X
Size: 52.55 MB
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Documents the 1952 Coast Guard mission to save the crews of two oil tankers that were torn in half by the force of one of New England's worst nor'easters.

The Finest Hours Young Readers Edition

Author: Michael J. Tougias
Publisher: Square Fish
ISBN: 9781250044235
Size: 19.52 MB
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This is a fast-paced, uplifting story that puts young readers in the middle of the action. It's a gripping true tale of heroism and survival in the face of the elements.

Into A Raging Sea

Author: Bernie Webber
Publisher: Good Night Books
ISBN: 0991340167
Size: 51.68 MB
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Most people familiar with the name Bernie Webber associate him with the miraculous rescue of 32 men off of the stern of the Pendleton, made famous in the book and movie The Finest Hours.

A Storm Too Soon

Author: Michael J. Tougias
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451683340
Size: 23.37 MB
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Originally published in hardcover in 2013.

Two Tankers Down

Author: Robert Frump
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781599216478
Size: 44.97 MB
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In the tradition of The Perfect Storm, the riveting story of a legendary rescue at sea Bernie Webber was the least likely candidate to execute the greatest small-boat rescue in American history.

Rescue Of The Bounty

Author: Michael J. Tougias
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476746656
Size: 38.89 MB
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Through hundreds of hours of interviews with the crew members and the coast guard, Michael J. Tougias and Douglas A. Campbell create an in-depth portrait of the enigmatic Captain Walbridge, his motivations, and what truly occurred aboard ...

The Last Run

Author: Todd Lewan
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062032550
Size: 14.48 MB
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The Last Run is the epic tale of the wreck of the oldest registered fishing schooner in Alaska, a hellish Arctic tempest, and the three teams of aviators in helicopters who withstood 140-mph gusts and hovered alongside waves that were ten ...

Not Your Father S Coast Guard

Author: Matthew Mitchell
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1449044417
Size: 32.94 MB
Format: PDF
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This is not a story about the Coast Guard you know, or think you know. Rather, this is a story about the other side, the side that history nearly forgot; not the standard, but the antithesis of standard.