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Shipwreck: The Strage Fate of the Morro Castle
Shipwreck The Strage Fate of the Morro Castle Author:Gordon Thomas and Max Morgan Witts For the first time - the truth about the most horrible and baffling sea disaster of modern times. — On September 8, 1934, the Morro Castle, "the world's safest luxury liner", turned into a raging inferno within sight of the New Jersey coast. Over 130 men, women, and children died. — What lay behind the mysterious death of the Captain before the fi... more »re? What was the truth about the mysterious cargo in the hold? What was the cause of the first mate's bizarre behavior? Was there really an Communist conspiracy among the crew? And what was the true nature of the man who at the time was hailed as a "hero" and now is revealed as one of the most sinister figures ever to put to sea?
Welcome aboard the Morro Castle, where a simmering human hell is about to explode...
"Taut, superb, fast-paced and fascinating!" - Fort Worth Star-Telegram.« less