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Rough Water: Stories of Survival from the Sea | [Sebastian Junger, Herman Wouk, Patrick O'Brian, more]

Rough Water: Stories of Survival from the Sea

This riveting collection of adventure writing includes the work of The Perfect Storm author, Sebastian Junger. Listen as men and women battle the elements, and often each other, to stay alive, confronting sharks, savage storms, rogue waves, mountainous icebergs, starvation, and their own fear and suffering.
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Publisher's Summary

Hear the riveting stories of men and women battling the elements, and often each other, to stay alive, confronting savage storms, rogue waves, mountainous icebergs, sharks, starvation, and their own fear and suffering. From Sebastian Junger's The Whale Hunger to Herman Wouk's The Caine Mutiny, this program is a unique collection of the finest writing on what drives men and women to the sea, and what they face when they get there.

Compilation and Introductions ©1999 Clint Willis; (P)1999 Listen & Live Audio, Inc.

What the Critics Say

"Like The Perfect Storm, this collection tells hypnotic tales of mariners battling the remorseless sea." (Tim Queeney, Editor, Ocean Navigator)

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    Sue Y New York State 11-16-07
    Sue Y New York State 11-16-07 Member Since 2004

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    "Not worth the time"

    Really found this boring. Write up makes it sound like there would be stories of "man" against the sea, but there was more of man against man. Don't bother with this one.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
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    Christopher Madison, WI, USA 11-13-03
    Christopher Madison, WI, USA 11-13-03 Member Since 2003
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    "ehhh"

    I was hoping for something this was not, I was hoping for something adventurous, but found myself bored.

    7 of 13 people found this review helpful
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