Deep-Sea Detectives: Maritime Mysteries and Forensic Science

By: Limburg, Peter

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Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 271 pages, a few b&w photos.

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A Russian nuclear-powered submarine sinks in the icy water of the Bering Sea; an American trawler goes under without warning southwest of Alaska; the "Edmund Fitzgerald disappears on Lake Superior--these case studies and many more are unearthed in this investigation of underwater forensics. The resources of technology, science, maritime legend, and history are incorporated to uncover the origins of unexplained sea disappearances and shipwrecks and to find causes as straightforward as human error or as complicated as outright criminality. Also described are the eye-opening conclusions deduced from information retrieved 20,000 feet below sea level with new technology.

Title: Deep-Sea Detectives: Maritime Mysteries and Forensic Science

Author: Limburg, Peter

Categories: Sea,

Edition: Ex Library

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, E C W Pr: 2004

ISBN Number: 1550225782

ISBN Number 13: 9781550225785

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 112392