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Old 11-09-2015, 04:22 PM   #1
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Lost at sea: the man who vanished for 14 months

A good story for people interested in survival at sea...


In November 2012, Salvador Alvarenga went fishing off the coast of Mexico. Two days later, a storm hit and he made a desperate SOS. It was the last anyone heard from him for 438 days. He ended up in the Marshal Islands 6,700 miles away. This is his story

Lost at sea: the man who vanished for 14 months | World news | The Guardian
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Old 11-10-2015, 04:08 PM   #2
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Here is the book - I just might get it. A good reminder of what can happen.

http://www.amazon.com/438-Days-Extra...dp/1501116290/
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Old 11-10-2015, 09:03 PM   #3
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An amazing story of a man's combination of knowledge of the sea and luck and a will to live.
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