Into the raging sea : thirty-three mariners, one megastorm, and the sinking of El Faro / Rachel Slade.
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4 current holds with 9 total copies.
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|Cliffdale Library||910.9163 S (Text)||31781064512633||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Cumberland Headquarters||910.9163 S (Text)||31781064512641||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
|George H. & Laura E. Brown Library||910.916 Sla (Text)||30308101187905||Adult Nonfiction||Checked out||07/17/2018|
|Henderson Main Branch||HCPL865561 (Text)||HCPL865561||Adult New Nonfiction||On order||-|
|Hudson (Fontana)||History 363.12 SLA (Text)||39493108348741||Adult New Nonfiction||Checked out||07/24/2018|
|Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library||363.12 S (Text)||39149007781206||Adult Nonfiction||Checked out||08/03/2018|
|Lexington Public Library||910.452 S (Text)||25908006818251||Adult New Nonfiction||Checked out||07/17/2018|
|North Asheville Library||910.916363 SLA (Text)||0020511875468||Adult New Nonfiction||Checked out||08/02/2018|
|North Regional Library||910.9163 S (Text)||31781064512658||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780062699701
- ISBN: 0062699709
- Physical Description: xiv, 391 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-373) and index.
|Summary, etc.:|| "On October 1, 2015, Hurricane Joaquin barreled into the Bermuda Triangle and swallowed the container ship El Faro whole, resulting in the worst American shipping disaster in thirty-five years. No one could fathom how a vessel equipped with satellite communications, a sophisticated navigation system, and cutting-edge weather forecasting could suddenly vanish--until now g on hundreds of exclusive interviews with family members and maritime experts, as well as the words of the crew members themselves--whose conversations were captured by the ships data recorder--journalist Rachel Slade unravels the mystery of the sinking of El Faro. As she recounts the final twenty-four hours onboard, Slade vividly depicts the officers anguish and fear as they struggled to carry out Captain Michael Davidsons increasingly bizarre commands, which, they knew, would steer them straight into the eye of the storm. Taking a hard look at America's aging merchant marine fleet, Slade also reveals the truth about modern shipping--a cut-throat industry plagued by razor-thin profits and ever more violent hurricanes fueled by global warming"--Amazon.com.
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