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Bowen Island Public Library F MAJ (Text) 30947000559332 New Books Volume hold Checked out 2019-10-01

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  • ISBN: 9781550817522 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 248 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland : Breakwater Books, [2019]

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"n the small hours of October 14, 1942, a German U-boat sank the passenger ferry SS Caribou in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Of the 237 people on board, 136 perished, including 49 civilians. In Land Beyond the Sea, bestselling author Kevin Major reimagines the events of that fateful night from the perspectives of both those aboard the doomed vessel and the German U-boat commander who gave the order. With his characteristically sharp, evocative prose style, Major delivers an epic work of historical fiction, detailing a life-and-death conflict in the icy waters of the North Atlantic. Land Beyond the Sea is a powerful and empathetic testament to the acts of destruction and the acts of heroism carried out in the name of home."-- Publisher's website.
Subject: Caribou (Ship) > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Saint Lawrence, Gulf of > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Naval operations > Submarine > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Naval operations, German > Fiction.
Canadian fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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