Five Against the Sea: True Story of Courage and Survival

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The extraordinary story of five Costa Rican fisherman who in June 1988 were rescued and found to be in remarkably good health after spending a record amount of time - 142 days - adrift at sea. They had set out from Puntarenas on Costa Rica's Pacific Coast on a regular 11-day fishing expedition when they were overwhelmed by a violent storm (El Norte) from the north. They then drifted further and further west, attacked by sharks and a massive whale, eating fish, birds and turtles, almost dying of thirst and as a final ...

Five Against the Sea: True Story of Courage and Survival 1991, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140128529

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Five Against the Sea: True Story of Courage and Survival 1990, Viking, London

ISBN-13: 9780670830923

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