The wreck of the Mary Deare

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Knopf, 1956 - Mary Deare (Ship) - 296 pages
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Novel of an obsolete ocean freighter, a veteran of both World Wars, and of Gideon Patch, the ship's mate. Published serially as "The Mary Deare".

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A sailing yacht, crossing the English Channel at night, is nearly run down by the Mary Deare: an aging freighter seemingly abandoned but still under power. The yachts men are small-time salvage divers ... Read full review

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I wasn't sure what to expect here, but I loved the book. A derelict and seemingly abandoned ship nearly runs down a sailing yacht in the Channel Sea. Investigation leads the protagonist to find a half ... Read full review


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