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Big Miracle
Big Miracle by Tom Rose 0312625197 9780312625191
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Big Miracle by Tom Rose

<div> <div> <div>Now a major motion picture starring Drew Barrymore, Ted Danson, Kristen Bell, Tim Blake Nelson, John Krasinski, and Vinessa Shawan account of the dramatic rescue of three gray whales trapped under the ice in Alaska in 1988.</div> </div> <div></div> <div>Set in Cold-War-era 1988, EVERYBODY LOVES WHALES is the real story behind the remarkable, bizarre and often times uproarious event that mesmerized the world for weeks. On October 7, an Inuit hunter found three California Gary whales imprisoned in the Arctic ice. In the past, as was natures way, trapped whales always died. Not this time. Rose compellingly describes how oil company executives, Greenpeace activists, Eskimos, businessmen, and military officers heroically worked together to save the whales. The book alsofeatures some of the more than 150international journalists who brought the story to the worlds attention. The rescue was followed my millions of people around the world and brought together the President Reagan and the General Secretary of the Soviet Union to join forces.</div> </div

Author: Tom Rose

Language: English

Edition: Media Tie-In

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 336

Publisher: St. Martins Griffin

Publication Date: 2011-12-20

Our Price: $4.29

ISBN: 0312625197

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