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

Author: Dennis M Powers
Publisher: New York : AMACOM, ©2009.
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Taking the Sea: Perilous Waters, Sunken Ships, and the True Story of the Legendary Wrecker Captains

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Powers, Dennis M.
Taking the sea.
New York : AMACOM, c2009
(DLC) 2008021002
(OCoLC)227033801
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis M Powers
ISBN: 9780814413548 0814413544 9780814413531 0814413536
OCLC Number: 301569104
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 304 p., [16] p. of plates) : ill.
Contents: Early years --
The wrecker chronicles --
San Francisco Bay times --
The tragedy of Merritt's Circassian --
Dynamite Johnny and the Umatilla --
Midwest and coastal operations --
Success, sealing, and the Arctic --
Failures follow accomplishment --
Wrecks--and a ghost ship --
No rewards without risk --
Used parts, scrap, and a new bow --
The decade of the Great War --
The roaring twenties --
The change of eras.
Responsibility: by Dennis M. Powers.

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"Powers is a thorough researcher with a feel for the wet environment he writes about." -- Mail Tribune

 
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