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Author Freeman, Gregory A.

Title The gathering wind : Hurricane Sandy, the sailing ship Bounty, and a courageous rescue at sea / Gregory A. Freeman.

Publication Info. New York, New York : New American Library, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  910.9163 FREEMAN    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Non Fiction  910.9163 FREEMAN    Check Shelf
 Windsor Locks Public Library - Adult Department  910.916 FRE    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  910.9163 FR    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 288 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-288), filmography (page 288), and index.
Contents Survivors -- Tall ships -- Future captains of America -- Black sheep -- More than worried -- A new life -- Innocence -- Superstorm -- A westerly turn -- Danger tomorrow -- Graveyard of the Atlantic -- Kind of surreal -- Don't lose me -- Black velvet curtains -- We're still here -- Fighting for dawn -- A last lesson -- We see you -- I promised -- Off the radar -- Eerie -- Where's everybody else? -- Rescues -- We're missing three -- We can't leave -- A long ride -- Hope -- I'm so sorry -- Blue ribbon and a reef knot -- Investigation -- Revelations -- Never cross the t -- Recklessly cavalier.
Summary Recounts the daring mission by the Coast Guard to rescue the crew of a replica of the HMS Bounty that tried to outrun Hurricane Sandy in October 2012 but failed, capsizing in an area known as the Graveyard of the Atlantic.
Subject Bounty (Ship : 1960)
Shipwrecks -- Atlantic Ocean.
Search and rescue operations -- Atlantic Ocean.
United States. Coast Guard -- Search and rescue operations -- Atlantic Ocean.
Hurricane Sandy, 2012.
ISBN 9780451465764 hardback
0451465768 hardback
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