The Resource A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival, and an incredible rescue, Michael J. Tougias

A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival, and an incredible rescue, Michael J. Tougias

Label
A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival, and an incredible rescue
Title
A storm too soon
Title remainder
a true story of disaster, survival, and an incredible rescue
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Tougias
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of three men shipwrecked during a storm in the Gulf Stream and the four men on a Coast Guard helicopter who rescued them, as survivors and rescuers battle monster waves and perilous wind conditions
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tougias, Mike
Dewey number
910.9163/48
Index
no index present
LC call number
G525
LC item number
.T57 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Rogue waves
  • Rescue work
Label
A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival, and an incredible rescue, Michael J. Tougias
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Florida : countdown to the crossing -- Jean Pierre -- Riding the Gulf Stream -- Spirits are high -- The gathering storm -- A chaotic brew of water and a terrifying night -- Help is greatly needed -- Multiple maydays -- the SAR Command Center -- The wave -- The life raft -- Desperation -- Into the sea -- The cutter Tampa and the C-130 -- Tumbling in chaos -- Mayday on the Seeker -- Convulsions -- Need max gas -- Tether ourselves together -- "Mark, mark, mark!" -- Like a hockey puck on ice -- Deploying the swimmer -- "He needs to go first-- " -- As if shot from a cannon -- They're not coming for us -- He's going to drown -- The Illusion -- The Flying Colours and Cherry Point Naval Hospital -- Heading home -- Tribute to the crew of the Flying Colours written by their parents
Control code
ocm812258026
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 208 pages
Isbn
9781451683332
Lccn
2012038583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)812258026
  • (Sirsi) a1173668
  • (OCoLC)812258026
Label
A storm too soon : a true story of disaster, survival, and an incredible rescue, Michael J. Tougias
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Florida : countdown to the crossing -- Jean Pierre -- Riding the Gulf Stream -- Spirits are high -- The gathering storm -- A chaotic brew of water and a terrifying night -- Help is greatly needed -- Multiple maydays -- the SAR Command Center -- The wave -- The life raft -- Desperation -- Into the sea -- The cutter Tampa and the C-130 -- Tumbling in chaos -- Mayday on the Seeker -- Convulsions -- Need max gas -- Tether ourselves together -- "Mark, mark, mark!" -- Like a hockey puck on ice -- Deploying the swimmer -- "He needs to go first-- " -- As if shot from a cannon -- They're not coming for us -- He's going to drown -- The Illusion -- The Flying Colours and Cherry Point Naval Hospital -- Heading home -- Tribute to the crew of the Flying Colours written by their parents
Control code
ocm812258026
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 208 pages
Isbn
9781451683332
Lccn
2012038583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)812258026
  • (Sirsi) a1173668
  • (OCoLC)812258026

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