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Taking the sea : perilous waters, sunken ships, and the true story of the legendary wrecker captains

Taking the sea : perilous waters, sunken ships, and the true story of the legendary wrecker captains

by Dennis M Powers

  Book : Biography


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My First Impressions   (2010-04-28)

Excellent

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by jpaquette1991

I had to read the first 50 pages of this book for my Writing About Literature class at the Coast Guard Academy. I went into the book having no idea what a wrecker was, or what the book was about at all. The book is a conglomeration of stories (as far as I can tell) about various wreckers in America...
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Powers’ writing is imaginative, informative, and motivational   (2009-02-16)

Excellent

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Reviewed by Richard R. Blake for Reader Views (12/08)

“Taking the Sea” is the fourth in Dennis M. Powers’ celebrated maritime narratives.  Research on his book “Sentinel of the Seas” triggered Powers’ curiosity...
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