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Simple Courage: A True Story of Peril on the Sea
 
 
Author
Frank Delaney.
Publisher Random House  
Format paperback
Product Dimensions 9 x 5.7 x 0.9 inches
ISBN 9780812975956
Pages/Publication Date 300/2006
Daedalus Item Code 31290
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Here the author of Ireland relates an amazing saga of bravery and endurance at sea. In December 1951, laden with passengers and thousands of tons of cargo, the SS Flying Enterprise was steaming from Hamburg to New York when she hit a hurricane-force storm. Slammed twice with waves more than 60 feet high that cracked her hull and shifted her cargo, the ship was left almost sideways in the water. Captain Kurt Carlsen helped transfer the passengers and his crew to lifeboats sent from rescue ships. Then, in an act reported around the world, Carlsen refused to abandon ship and instead fought on alone trying to bring Flying Enterprise and her cargo to port.
 
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