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Abandon Ship!
Abandon Ship
Author: Richard F. Newcomb
Sailing across the Pacific, the battle-scarred heavy cruiser U.S.S. Indianapolis had just delivered a secret cargo that would trigger the end of World War II. Heading westward , she was sunk by a Japanese submarine. In twelve minutes, some 300 men went down with her. More than 900 others spent four horrific days and five nights in the oce...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780380819041
ISBN-10: 038081904X
Publication Date: 11/1/2001
Pages: 432
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.

3.8 stars, based on 19 ratings
Publisher: HarperTorch
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
Members Wishing: 1
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A well researched and gripping story of the U.S.S. Indianapolis Disaster.
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Excellent account of the tragic sinking of the Indianapolis.....Highly recommend it!


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