By Robert Moore
Ona quiet Saturday morning in August 2000, explosions--one so significant it used to be detected via seismologists round the world--shot in the course of the shallow Arctic waters of the Barents Sea. Russia's prized submarine, the Kursk, begun her deadly plunge to the sea ground. Award-winning journalist Robert Moore offers a riveting, brilliantly researched account of the deadliest submarine catastrophe in background. trip down into the guts of the Kursk to witness the final hours of the twenty-three younger males who survived the preliminary blasts. stopover at the hugely limited Arctic submarine base to which Moore acquired mystery admission, the place the households of the workforce clamored for information in their household. Drawing on specific entry to best Russian army ?gures, Moore tells the interior tale of the Kursk catastrophe with authentic intensity and the compelling moment-by-moment rigidity of a thriller.From the exchange Paperback edition.
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