Author:BROWN, Cassie; HORWOOD, Harold

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Death on the Ice: The Great Newfoundland Sealing Disaster of 1914

By: BROWN, Cassie; HORWOOD, Harold

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Canada, Doubleday Canada: 1972

Edition: First Canadian Printing

Seller ID: 1493

ISBN: 0385050372

Condition: VG+


An account of the bungling and greed that caused 120 men to be stranded for two days and two nights on an icefield drifting in the Atlantic. Describes the harsh, bloody trade of seal hunting among the icefields - where ships and men are expendable. xii, 270 pages, illustrations, endpaper maps; 22 cm. Bright, clean interior. Gift inscription to the htp otherwise unmarked. Tight, square bidning, no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket shows some top edge wear and a clsed tear to the top edge of the rear panel. Weight, 460g. View more info