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Ordeal below zero

by Georges Blond

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Published by Firecrest in Bath .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGeorges Blond.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 91/06445 (V)
The Physical Object
Pagination189 p. :
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2467669M
ISBN 100859979210
LC Control Number87177566
OCLC/WorldCa15591867

Ordeal by Innocence is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on 3 November and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company the following year. The UK edition retailed at twelve shillings and sixpence (12/6) and the US edition at $Author: Agatha Christie. From August convoys of merchant ships gathered in Scottish ports or at Reykjavik and crossed the Arctic Ocean carrying war materials and Red Cross supplies for the Russian cities of Murmansk and Archangel. Each voyage was a struggle for survival through treacherous seas, ice-packs, snow-storms and the Arctic darkness. The sailors struggled against German bomber planes, U-Boats and.

The untold story of Leon Crane, the only surviving crew member of a World War II B crash on a remote mountain near the Arctic Circle, who managed to stay alive 81 days in sub-zero temperature by making peace with nature, and end his ordeal by walking along a river to safety. A reporter for the Washington Post debuts with the forgotten story of a pilot whose B crashed near the Charley River in some of Alaska’s most remote territory in December At the outset, Murphy acknowledges a number of problems. The pilot, Leon Crane, who died in , was never willing to talk much about his ordeal; there were no other survivors among the crew.

  Alone in subzero temperatures, Crane managed to stay alive in the dead of the Yukon winter for nearly twelve weeks and, amazingly, walked out of the ordeal intact. 81 Days Below Zero recounts, for the first time, the full story of Crane’s remarkable saga. In a drama of staggering resolve with moments of phenomenal luck, Crane learned to. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and


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