Author:Andersen, U.S


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The Smoldering Sea

By: Andersen, U.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, A.A. Wyn: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005113

Condition: About Very Good

"The wartime adventures of an American liberty ship, her rough and tough crew of merchant seamen, her 'ninety-day-wonder'--and her captain, Ransel, the strange and somber ex-naval officer." In their 'Sea Fiction Guide' Smith and Weller designate this title as one aimed at junior-senior high school readers, but with the dust jacket copy reading, "Here is a powerful story, a new novel of the sea, and of men -- hard, realistic, not for the squeamish, but alive with moments of virile humor. Lovemaking and drinking and carousing ashore in Noumea and Brisbane are as much a part of the s... View more info