9781423336426

Adrift: 76 Days Lost at Sea

Callahan, Steven

ISBN 10: 1423336429 / 1-4233-3642-9
ISBN 13: 9781423336426
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Publication Date: 2007

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Synopsis:
Before The Perfect Storm, before In the Heart of the Sea, Steven Callahan’s Adrift chronicled one of the most astounding voyages of the century and one of the great sea adventures of all time. In some ways the model for the new wave of adventure books, Adrift is now an undeniable seafaring classic, a riveting firsthand account by the only man known to have survived for more than a month alone at sea, fighting for his life in an inflatable raft after his small sloop capsized only six days from port. Racked by hunger, buffeted by storms, scorched by the tropical sun, Callahan drifted for 1,800 miles, fighting off sharks with a makeshift spear and watching as nine ships passed him by. “A real human drama that delves deeply into man’s survival instincts” (Library Journal), Adrift is a story of anguish and horror, of undying heroism, hope, and survival, and a must-read for any adventure lover. “An utterly absorbing saga.” - Newsweek “Fascinating…a clearly written ocean yarn in which the stakes are high and a brave man wins through.” - Wall Street Journal

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A NEW YORK TIMES besteller, this true story tells the riveting, first-hand account of the only man in history to have survived more than a month alone at sea,fighting for his life in an inflatable raft after his small sloop capsized only six days out. Racked by hunger, buffeted by storms, and broiled by the tropical sun, Steven Callahan drifted over eighteen hundred miles of ocean, fighting off sharks with a makeshift spear, and watching nine ships pass by without turning back. Here is a story of anguish and horror, of undying heroism, hope--and survival.

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Adrift: 76 Days Lost at Sea (ISBN: 9781423336426)
Callahan, Steven
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Book Description: BRILLIANCE AUDIO, United States, 2007. CD-Audio. Book Condition: New. Unabridged. 180 x 136 mm. Language: English Brand New. Before The Perfect Storm, before In the Heart of the Sea, Steven Callahan s Adrift chronicled one of the most astounding voyages of the century and one of the great sea adventures of all time. In some ways the model for the new wave of adventure books, Adrift is now an undeniable seafaring classic, a riveting firsthand account by the only man known to have survived for more than a month alone at sea, fighting for his life in an inflatable raft after his small sloop capsized only six days from port. Racked by hunger, buffeted by storms, scorched by the tropical sun, Callahan drifted for 1,800 miles, fighting off sharks with a makeshift spear and watching as nine ships passed him by. ?A real human drama that delves deeply into man s survival instincts? ( Library Journal ), Adrift is a story of anguish and horror, of undying heroism, hope, and survival, and a must-read for any adventure lover. ?An utterly absorbing saga.? ? Newsweek ?Fascinating?a clearly written ocean yarn in which the stakes are high and a brave man wins through.? ? Wall Street Journal. Bookseller Inventory # BRI9781423336426

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Book Description: BRILLIANCE AUDIO, United States, 2007. CD-Audio. Book Condition: New. Unabridged. 180 x 136 mm. Language: English Brand New. Before The Perfect Storm, before In the Heart of the Sea, Steven Callahan s Adrift chronicled one of the most astounding voyages of the century and one of the great sea adventures of all time. In some ways the model for the new wave of adventure books, Adrift is now an undeniable seafaring classic, a riveting firsthand account by the only man known to have survived for more than a month alone at sea, fighting for his life in an inflatable raft after his small sloop capsized only six days from port. Racked by hunger, buffeted by storms, scorched by the tropical sun, Callahan drifted for 1,800 miles, fighting off sharks with a makeshift spear and watching as nine ships passed him by. ?A real human drama that delves deeply into man s survival instincts? ( Library Journal ), Adrift is a story of anguish and horror, of undying heroism, hope, and survival, and a must-read for any adventure lover. ?An utterly absorbing saga.? ? Newsweek ?Fascinating?a clearly written ocean yarn in which the stakes are high and a brave man wins through.? ? Wall Street Journal. Bookseller Inventory # BRI9781423336426

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