Format: Print Length
Publisher: Lyons Press (May 2, 2016)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.5 MB
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Upon the one hundredth anniversary of the main terrifying stretch of shark assaults in American history--a wave acknowledged to were the muse for Jaws--comes a reissue of the vintage Lyons Press account and research. In July 1916, a time whilst international struggle I loomed over the USA and manhattan urban used to be in the course of a dangerous polio epidemic, the tri-state zone sought aid on the Jersey shore. The Atlantic’s clean waters proved to be completely inhospitable, in spite of the fact that. in precisely twelve days, 4 swimmers have been violently and fatally mauled in separate shark assaults, and a 5th swimmer escaped an assault inside inches of his lifestyles. during this completely researched account, Dr. Richard Fernicola, the best specialist at the assaults, provides a riveting portrait, research, and clinical research of the terrifying days opposed to the colourful backdrop of the USA in 1916 in Twelve Days of Terror.