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The finest hours : the true story of a heroic sea rescue / Michael J. Tougias and Casey Sherman.

Tougias, Mike, 1955- (Author). Sherman, Casey, 1969- (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Umatilla County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Adams Public Library.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Summary:

"On the night of February 18, 1952, during one of the worst winter storms that New England has ever seen, two oil tankers just off the shore of Cape Cod were torn in half by the force of the storm.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Adams Public Library YA Tougias (Text) 37810000049295 Young Adult Fiction Book None 06/24/2014 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780805097641 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: 160 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Christy Ottaviano Books/ Henry Holt and Company, 2014.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references [pages (155)-160].
Summary, etc.:
"On the night of February 18, 1952, during one of the worst winter storms that New England has ever seen, two oil tankers just off the shore of Cape Cod were torn in half by the force of the storm.
Subject: Pendleton (Tanker) > Juvenile literature.
CG36500 (Lifeboat) > Juvenile literature.
Shipwrecks > Massachusetts > Chatham > History > Juvenile literature.
Shipwreck survival > History > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Weather.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Transportation / Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft.

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