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Coming back alive : the true story of the most harrowing search and rescue mission ever attempted on Alaska's high seas

Author: Spike Walker
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Details the heroic rescue of the crew of the La Conte, who were forced to abandon ship during a brutal storm, by the U.S. Coast Guard Search and Rescue teams who braved nature's anger to save the lives of these five men.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Spike Walker
ISBN: 0312269714 9780312269715
OCLC Number: 46634188
Description: xviii, 267 pages : map ; 25 cm
Contents: Flyboys and fisherman --
Into the storm.
Responsibility: Spike Walker.
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A true-life look at the US Coast Guard Search and Rescue crews. It provides an account of the rescue of the crew from the La Conte on the night of January 31st, 1998.  Read more...

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