New PDF release: 58 Degrees North: The Mysterious Sinking of the Arctic Rose

By Hugo Kugiya

ISBN-10: 1582342865

ISBN-13: 9781582342863

ISBN-10: 159691095X

ISBN-13: 9781596910959

within the spring of 2001, an commercial fishing trawler went down within the icy waters slightly below the Arctic Circle, with its place final recorded at fifty eight levels north. The Arctic Rose sank so unexpectedly that there has been now not even time to place on survival matches or demand support, and all fifteen males aboard have been killed. Hugo Kugiya's ebook is a robust tale of experience and catastrophe, illuminating how the fashionable business fishing gave upward push to those fifteen younger men's harmful and unusually archaic lifestyles, and tracing the Coast protect research into what particularly sank the Arctic Rose.
Hugo Kugiya has labored as a journalist for fifteen years, reporting for the Orlando Sentinel, the Seattle Times, and Newsday, between others. His 2001 sequence at the sinking of the Arctic Rose gained Newsday's Publisher's Award. He lives in Seattle along with his daughter. this can be his first publication.
"Highly readable... the photos of the doomed fishermen-Capt. Dave Randall, Mexican immigrant Angel Mendez (seen normally in the course of the eyes of his widow), amiable drifter Eddie Haynes-grip and fascinate...Bound to suck in maritime buffs."-Publishers Weekly
"Kugiya ably reconstructs occasions and characters...a team healthy for an international conflict II movie, all dealing with a merciless sea."-Hollywood Reporter
"Sympathetic to the problems that fishermen face yet now not sentimental, Kugiya places a human face on an collection of drifters, unlawful extraterrestrial beings, and small businessmen, all hard-working males who grew to become to the ocean for get away or a method to a brand new begin. An exciting check out some of the most harmful occupations in America."-Library Journal

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