[Epub] ↠ Collision Course Author Alvin Moscow – Ebats.us

Collision Course The Definitive New York Times Bestselling Account One Of The Most Intriguing And Thought Provoking Books About Shipwreck Since A Night To Remember The Detroit News One Of The Largest, Fastest, And Most Beautiful Ships In The World, The Andrea Doria Was On Her Way To New York From Her Home Port In Genoa Departing From The United States Was The Much Smaller Stockholm.

    10 thoughts on “[Epub] ↠ Collision Course Author Alvin Moscow – Ebats.us


  1. says:

    Disclaimer ARC via Netgalley I m not sure when I first heard of the Andrea Doria I think it was a series on the History Channel or National Geographic There was some series about famous shipwrecks that was pretty awesome That s where I first heard about this accident that occurred in the 1950s The Andrea Doria was the ship of Italy It was a flagship, a queen, an empress of the seas She was the Titanic without the term unsinkable and the proper number of lifeboats It sank hours after i Disclaimer ARC via Netgalley I m not sure when I first heard of the Andrea Doria I think it was a series on the History Channel or National Geographic There was some series about famous shipwrecks that was pretty awesome That s where I first heard about this accident that occurred in the 1950s The Andrea Doria ...


  2. says:

    I was just 5 years old in 1956 whem my family returned from a trip to Denmark We had traveled on the Stockholm and much to our surprize the ship had it s collision on it s very next trip between New York and Copenhagen I ve read this book several times and it s very hard to put down once you start.


  3. says:

    I ws attracted to this story as I remember seeing pictures of the collision when I was young It is a story of a tragedy that could have and should have been avoided The author has updated the book with information about divers exploring the wreck of the Andre Dorea over the years.


  4. says:

    Detailed account of a tragic story Great read.


  5. says:

    Enjoyed this historical book, the details of the collision between the 2 ships.


  6. says:

    Fascinating, especially knowing that the Miracle Girl is the sister in law of a dear friend.


  7. says:

    Excellent read, on a par with Lord s A Night to Remember.


  8. says:

    If you re older than, say, 65, you might remember where you were when the Stockholm crashed into the Andrea Doria I m considerably younger than that, and had never heard of this boat crash, which apparently riveted the world in 1956 But I m a sucker for maritime tragedies I love seeing ordinary people turn into heroes, and I love reading about disasters I will likely never experience firsthand All the thrill of vicarious danger and none of the anxiety that I m in danger of this happening to If you re older than, say, 65, you might remember where you were when the Stockholm crashed into the Andrea Doria I m considerably younger than that, and had never ...


  9. says:

    The appeal of disaster stories lies in the details of the how and why but also in learning about the people who are affected Who was at fault What steps could have been taken to avert tragedy What were the consequences Alvin Moscow attempts to answer these questions in the book Collison Course, which tells the story of the Andrea Doria and the Stockholm, two passenger ships that collided off the coast of Nantucket on July 25, 1956.The Stockholm was outbound from the United States and the And The appeal of disaster stories lies in the details of the how and why but also in learning about the people who are affected Who was at fault What steps could have been taken to avert tragedy What were the consequences Alvin Moscow attempts to answer these questions in the book Collison Course, which tells the story of the Andrea Doria and the...


  10. says:

    I stayed up way too late reading this riveting account I had a copy from the library that was stamped 1965 so it was a great old hardcover with that old book smell that just added to the story.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *