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Sailing into the Abyss

A True Story of Extreme Heroism on the High Seas--winner of the 2006 US Maritime Literature Award

by William Benedetto

  • 48 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Citadel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Shipwrecks,
  • Merchant Marine,
  • Shipwrecks,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - History,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • History / General,
  • Maritime History,
  • Badger State (Ship),
  • Pacific Ocean,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7942180M
    ISBN 100806526467
    ISBN 109780806526461
    OCLC/WorldCa70683882

      The People of the Abyss Language: English: LoC Class: HV: Social sciences: Social pathology, Social and Public Welfare: Subject: Poor -- England -- London Subject: London (England) -- Social conditions Category: Text: audio books by Jane Austen Cited by:   Into the Abyss is in the best traditions of true-life journalism and grips from beginning to end." Iain Finlayson "With Into the Abyss Carol Shaben gives us an astonishing true story of catastrophe and redemption. Shaben writes from the inside out, as in the best non-fiction, creating a nuanced and tightly braided portrait of four men and their /5(23).

    Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks. Visit us online at - - The experiences related in this volume fell to me in the summer of I went down into the under-world of London with an attitude of mind which I may best liken to that of the explorer/5(13).   Sailing into Abyss is the first song I have ever produced as I started the Study Music Project 2 years ago. Since this song, my music has slowly evolved and changed based off .

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"Sailing into the Abyss" by William R. Benedetto is to the Merchant fleet what the "Perfect Storm" was to the sword-fishing fleet. The book gives "arm-chair" sailors like me, uncontrollable shakes and chattering teeth even with a hot cup of coffee in hand!/5(30).

A true story that rivals that of any fiction thriller, Sailing into the Abyss uses eyewitness accounts, official documents and rarely seen photos to relate what would become the deadliest sea disaster of the Vietnam War Sailing into the Abyss compellingly documents a tragedy while celebrating the triumph of the human spirit in the face of adversity/5(32).

Sailing Into The Abyss: A True Adventure Story Paperback – Novem by Bridget Lane (Author), Judy Marks (Author, Illustrator)/5(65). A true story that rivals that of any fiction thriller, Sailing into the Abyss uses eyewitness accounts, official document In the spirit of The Perfect Storm and Shadow Divers, Sailing into the Abyss presents a minute-by-minute account of the sinking of the Merchant Marine vessel the SS Sailing into the Abyss book State, a cargo ship loaded with bombs being sent to /5.

SAILING INTO THE ABYSS. TRUE TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE TRUE CRIME AND PUNISHMENT VOL 1 This is a life-changing true story of drug-running across the Pacific.

A young girl, with a passion for sailing and adventure, gets approached to transport an illegal cargo from Colombia to the US/5(56). This is a life-changing true story of drug-running across the Pacific.

A young girl with a passion for sailing gets approached to transport an illegal cargo from Colombia to the US. She battles with storms, snakes, and interminable days at sea, in Great White Shark infested waters before finally being intercepted by a Mexican : Bridget Lane.

Sailing into the Abyss. This is the true story of an English woman, who initially set out single-handedly to smuggle two tons of marijuana from Colombia to the US.

It is an amazing story of battles with storms, snakes, rusty engine problems, torn sails, btoken masts in Great White Shark infested waters/5(5).

Book Overview Sailing Into the Abyss LARGE PRINT EDITION This is a life-changing true story of drug-running across the Pacific.

A young girl with a passion for sailing gets approached to transport an illegal cargo from Colombia to the US. SAILING INTO THE ABYSS. TRUE TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE TRUE CRIME AND PUNISHMENT VOL 1 This is a life-changing true story of drug-running across the Pacific/5(57).

Sailing Into the Abyss 作者: Benedetto, William R. 出版社: Kensington Pub Corp 出版年: 页数: 定价: $ 装帧: HRD ISBN: 豆瓣评分. SAILING INTO THE ABYSS: A True Story of Extreme Heroism on the High Seas William R.

Benedetto, Author, Howard Thorsen, Foreword by. Citadel $ (p) ISBN   Sailing Into The Abyss: A True Story Of Extreme Heroism On The High Seas. Relates the December voyage of the S.S.

Badger State, an American merchant ship carrying a. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library.

Top Sailing into the abyss: a true story of extreme heroism on the high seas Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This :   Description: This book review – Sailing into the Abyss by Bridget Lane, is about a life-changing true story of drug-running across the Pacific.

A young girl with a passion for sailing gets approached to transport an illegal cargo from Colombia to the US. Sailing Into the Abyss LARGE PRINT EDITION This is a life-changing true story of drug-running across the Pacific.

A young girl with a passion for sailing gets approached to transport an illegal cargo from Colombia to the US. She battles with storms, snakes, and interminable days at sea, in Great White Shark infested waters before finally being 1/5(1).

Bridget Lane is the author of SAILING INTO THE ABYSS (TRUE SMUGGLING ADVENTURE) ( avg rating, 33 ratings, 1 review, published ), Sailing Into the /5. this is a well written book but for the sailing purists, it moves from the sailing part to spend significant time covering the author's experiences in a Mexican prison as a result of getting caught smuggling pot.

This part of the book is fascinating in itself but really not much to do with sailing/5. Complete dustjacket description ( FSG hardcover edition): Marguerite Yourcenar's novel of sixteenth century Europe is, like Memoirs of Hadrian, essentially a meditation on the nature and condition of man.

But unlike the Hadrian it is direct narrative, and is somber, even bitter in tone, portraying the struggle of a free mind in highly troubled times/5.

“William Benedetto’s Sailing into the Abyss may most properly be included amongst the elite sagas of man against the sea Superbly written, spellbinding, engrossing.” —From the foreword by Howard B.

Thorsen, Vice Admiral, USCG, Retired “This is a superb book. Former Shipping Commissioner William R. Benedetto, author of Sailing Into The Abyss, reports that his book has won the United States Maritime Literature Award (best American maritime book of the year).That honor follows favorable book reviews by Publishers Weekly, Booklist, The Oregonian, etc.; enthusiastic endorsements by numerous Admirals, NY Times best-selling authors, and others; and.

Into the Abyss: An extraordinary true story, by Carol Shaben, pages, Grand Central Publishing,$25 Into the Abyss was a hour book for me.

Actually, less I stayed up until I finished it at 2 a.m. and spent the next few dogs recovering. And I didnt even read the chapters in order/5.Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.

Friedrich Nietzsche. Author Profession: Philosopher. Nationality: German. Born: Octo Died: Aug Find on Amazon: Friedrich Nietzsche.Sailing into the abyss: a true story of extreme heroism on the high seas.

Relates the December voyage of the S.S. Badger State, an American merchant ship carrying a cargo of bombs to Vietnam, as violent storms caused the cargo to break free of its packing, causing the crew to abandon ship before it was destroyed by explosions.