In Peril: A Daring Decision, a Captain's Resolve, and the Salvage that Made History

by Skip Strong

Hardcover, 2003

Call number

ADV STR

Collection

Publication

Lyons Press (2003), Edition: 1st, 280 pages

User reviews

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If you like nautical, you'll love this story of a tanker captain who, through superior seamanship, used his oil tanker as a salvage vessel to rescue the tug and barge hauling one of the Shuttle's booster rockets.

The legal maneuvering to determine who should get the salvage value is great for maritime lawyer wannabes.

Great story.
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Pages

280

ISBN

1592281052 / 9781592281053
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