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Kursk: Film tie-in

Kursk: Film tie-in (Paperback, Film Tie-In)

By Moore, Robert

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At 11.30 a.m. on Saturday 12 August 2000, two massive explosions roared through the shallow Arctic waters of the Barents Sea. The Kursk, pride of the Northern Fleet and the largest attack submarine in the world, was hurtling towards the ocean floor. In A Time to Die, award-winnin...g television journalist Robert Moore vividly recreates this disaster minute by minute. Venturing into a covert world where the Cold War continues out of sight, Moore investigates the military and political background to the tragedy. But above all, he tells the nail-bitingly poignant human story of the families waiting ashore, of the desperate efforts of British, Norwegian and Russian rescuers, and of the Kursk sailors, trapped in the aft compartnemt, waiting for rescue, as a horrified world followed their battle to stay alive . . .
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ISBN 9780857504135
Released AU 16 Jul 2019
Publisher Transworld Publishers
Format Paperback, Film Tie-In
999 In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780857504135
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Transworld Publishers
Imprint Bantam Books (Transworld Publishers a division of
Released 16 Jul 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, Film Tie-In
Edition Film Tie-In
Author(s) By Moore, Robert
Category True Stories Of Endurance & Survival
World History: Postwar, From C 1945 -
International Relations
Naval Forces & Warfare
Battles & Campaigns
Number of Pages 336
Dimensions Width: 127mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 21mm
Dewey Code 910.916324
Weight 242g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text True Stories
ONIX Text General/trade