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Apollo 13: Lost Moon

By: Jim Lovell

Price: $2.75

Publisher: Pocket: July 1995

Seller ID: 68286

ISBN: 0671534645

Condition: Used - Good


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Castaway

By: Lucy Irvine

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Random House: 1983

Seller ID: 28873

ISBN: 0394535421

Condition: Used - Very Good


minor edge wear, very light tanning, lightly rubbed - dust jacket chipped, edge worn rubbed - Buy with confidence from 'Your neighborhood book store,... online (tm) View more info

Caves of Adventure, translated from the French by Alan Hodge

By: Haroun Tazieff

Price: $5.75

Publisher: Viking: 1960

Seller ID: 27919

ISBN: 0670015075

Condition: Used - Very Good


former owner's name 1st page, light tanning, lightly rubbed else clean & tight - Buy with confidence from 'Your neighborhood book store,... online (tm) View more info

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Ice Bound: A Doctor's Incredible Battle for Survival at the South Pole

By: Dr. Jerri Nielsen with Maryanne Vollers

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Hyperion: 2001

Seller ID: 6865

ISBN: 0786866845

Condition: Used - Very Good


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The Kon-Tiki Expedition : By Raft Across the South Seas

By: Thor Heyerdahl

Price: $4.95

Publisher: International Collectors Library: January 1950

Seller ID: 70574

ISBN: B0000CHM60

Condition: Used - Very Good


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The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea

By: Sebastian Junger

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Harper Perennial: October 1999

Seller ID: 67450

ISBN: 0060977477

Condition: Used - Very Good


October 1991. It was "the perfect storm"--a tempest that may happen only once in a century--a nor'easter created by so rare a combination of factors that it could not possibly have been worse. Creating waves ten stories high and winds of 120 miles an hour, the storm whipped the sea to inconceivable levels few people on Earth have ever witnessed. Few, except the six-man crew of the "Andrea Gail," a commercial fishing boat tragically headed towards its hellish center. View more info

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The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea

By: Sebastian Junger

Price: $3.95

Publisher: W.W. Norton: 1997

Seller ID: 15443

ISBN: 039304016X

Condition: Used - Very Good


In October 1991, three weather systems collided off the coast of Nova Scotia to create a storm of singular fury, boasting waves over one hundred feet high. Among its victims was the Gloucester, Massachusetts-based swordfishing boat the Andrea Gail, which vanished with all six crew members aboard. "Drifting down on swimmers is standard rescue procedure, but the seas are so violent that Buschor keeps getting flung out of reach. There are times when he's thirty feet higher ... View more info