Burning Cold

Burning Cold

The Cruise Ship Prinsendam and the Greatest Sea Rescue of All Time

Book - 2006
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Publisher: St. Paul, Minn. : Zenith, 2006.
ISBN: 9780760320792
0760320799
Characteristics: 304 p., [16] p. of plates :,ill. ;,24 cm.

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Daphnestuart
Dec 27, 2011

Although a very interesting story and well told, I found the tone of this book frequently switched from dry university text about minute details with regards to helicopters and ships, and then to a more emotional story of human struggle and survival. Both are important, but not in the same book. I found myself glossing over paragraphs and sometimes whole pages about mechanical technicalities, just so I could get to the actual story of what happened about the sinking of a cruise ship - which is what I thought book was supposed to be about. Fortunately - that part was very well written. It held my interest and conveyed the magnitude of the situation with powerful language.

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