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The raft

Author: Robert Trumbull; L J Ganser
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2002.
Series: Nonfiction on cassette.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a plane carrying three airmen fails to return from its bombing mission on January 16, 1942, the U.S. Navy can afford only a brief search before giving the men up as dead. But remarkably, the three airmen survive their crash. Adrift in a tiny raft with no food or water and little more than the clothes on their backs, they battle searing heat, devasting hunger and thirst for 34 days. This true story of courage  Read more...
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Trumbull; L J Ganser
ISBN: 140253129X 9781402531293
OCLC Number: 51202597
Notes: Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by L.J. Ganser.
Description: 4 audiocassettes (5 hr.) : analog.
Series Title: Nonfiction on cassette.
Responsibility: by Robert Trumbull.

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When a plane carrying three airmen fails to return from its bombing mission on January 16, 1942, the U.S. Navy can afford only a brief search before giving the men up as dead. But remarkably, the three airmen survive their crash. Adrift in a tiny raft with no food or water and little more than the clothes on their backs, they battle searing heat, devasting hunger and thirst for 34 days. This true story of courage and perseverance includes a forward and afterword that clearly places the events in full historic perspective.

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