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

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The worst storm in history seen from the wheelhouse of a doomed fishing trawler; a mesmerisingly vivid account of a natural hell from a perspective that offers no escape.

The ‘perfect storm’ is a once-in-a-hundred-years combination: a high pressure system from the Great Lakes, running into storm winds over an Atlantic island – Sable Island – and colliding with a weather system from the Caribbean: Hurricane Grace.

This is the story of that storm, told through the accounts of

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ISBN:9780007324385
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Unique Words: 5,752
Avg Sentence (words): 20.98
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Chapters: 22
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Adult Reading Time:5:29
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Profanity: 53
SAT Words: 609
Reading Level:9.0
Complexity Index: 102

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