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Wreck of the Carl D.

Michael Schumacher

Wreck of the Carl D.

a true story of loss, survival, and rescue at sea

by Michael Schumacher

  • 272 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Quarry Books in Bloomington, IN .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Survival,
  • Carl D. Bradley (Ship),
  • Shipwrecks

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-234) and index.

    StatementMichael Schumacher
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG530.C2958 S38 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 245 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24861487M
    ISBN 100253222583
    ISBN 109780253222589
    LC Control Number2011377264
    OCLC/WorldCa502029619

    Rogers City was dependent on the Bradley, and the ship's loss nearly crippled the town. In Wreck of the Carl D., Michael Schumacher reconstructs, in dramatic detail, the tragic accident, the perilous search and rescue mission, and the chilling aftermath for the small Michigan town . Carl D. Bradley ' s wreck lies in to feet (94 to m) of water in a thermocline with a temperature of 39 °F (4 °C). A very high degree of technical skill and long decompression are required to dive this wreck. The wreck is totally encrusted with quagga ty: 14, t (stone) 12, t (coal) largest ca t (stone).

    Michael Schumacher has published three previous books about the Great Lakes: Mighty Fitz, about the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald; The Wreck of the Carl D., about the loss of the Carl D. Bradley; and November’s Fury, an account of the Storm of , the deadliest in Great Lakes Lion—his acclaimed biography of Allen Ginsberg—will be reprinted by the University of.   Steamer Carl D Bradley Rogers City Mich, photo by UpNorth Memories/Don Harrison. Every year, I revisit the story of the Edmund Fitzgerald on November 10th. I do this because I remember the ferocity of the winds on the day of the wreck vividly from my childhood, because as a Michigander Lightfoot’s song is probably coded in my DNA by now, and also because it’s very popular with readers.

      Divers, survivor: Frank Mays, center, a survivor of the SS Carl D. Bradley shipwreck in , is flanked by shipwreck divers John Scoles, left, and .   Lee "Wreck of the Carl D. A True Story of Loss, Survival, and Rescue at Sea" por Michael Schumacher disponible en Rakuten Kobo. On the night of Novem , the Bradley, a foot limestone carrier, was torn apart during one of the most viol.


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Like many ships before and after her, the fate of the Bradley showed that not even the ‘Queen of the Lakes’ could withstand the storms of November.Here's a short synopsis of what happened from a web page:  SS  Carl D.

Bradley  was a self-unloading Great Lakes freighter that sank in a Lake Michigan storm on Novem Of the 35 crew members, 33 died in the sinking. 23 were from the port town of Rogers City, Michigan.