Drifting Into Doom by Earl PilgrimDrifting Into Doom by Earl Pilgrim

Drifting Into Doom

byEarl Pilgrim

Paperback | July 25, 2009

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In January 1883, Howard Blackburn, a Nova Scotia native fishing out of Gloucester, Mass. and his dory mate Thomas Welsh, a 16-year-old ffrom Grand Bank, Newfoundland, went adrift from their schooner while fishing off the Burgeo Banks. Five days later  Tommy was dead and a barely alive Howard rowed ashore at Little River on Newfoundland's south coast . In Drifting into Doom best selling author Earl Pilgrim tells a gripping story of tragedy and survival. It's a tale that will keep you spellbound from start to finish.
Title:Drifting Into DoomFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 8.52 × 6.32 × 0.5 inPublished:July 25, 2009Publisher:DRC PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1926689062

ISBN - 13:9781926689067

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great book, especially for boys My son was very impressed and inspired by the story of a young Nova Scotian who struggled to survive on a 5 day drift on the south coast of Newfoundland in the middle of January and who survived with the dedicated help of a small community.
Date published: 2010-10-08