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The lost boys of Montauk : the true story of the Wind Blown, four men who vanished at sea, and the survivors they left behind / Amanda M. Fairbanks.


"In the tradition of the #1 New York Times bestseller (and Academy-Award nominated film) The Perfect Storm, and with a nod to Steven Gaines' dishy tell-all, Philistines at the Hedgerow, a riveting account of a fishing boat and its four young crewman lost at sea in 1984 off the coast of Montauk in eastern Long Island -- a "fishing town with a drinking problem," as the locals have it -- and the stunning repercussions of that loss for the families and friends of the four missing men and, indeed, the entire storied summer community of the Hamptons"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781982103231
  • ISBN: 198210323X
  • ISBN: 9781982103248
  • ISBN: 1982103248
  • Physical Description: xiv, 313 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Gallery Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Gallery Books, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Maps on lining papers.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-309).
Formatted Contents Note:
Before. The last voyage ; The boat ; The backstory -- Dave Connick. The summer people ; Choate ; Mahoneyville ; Catherine ; Alice ; Cathy -- Mike Stedman. The Stedmans ; Up-island ; Fathers and sons ; Susie -- Montauk the end. The fisherman's special ; Selling a dream ; Golden tilefish -- Michael Vigilant. The dock rats ; The Vigilants ; Kim -- After. At sea ; On land ; The memorial ; Lost at sea ; Shipwreck hunters ; The survivors ; Donna ; Secrets and lies ; Pete ; Mary ; Chris.
Subject: Shipwrecks > New York (State) > Montauk.
Fishing boats > Accidents > New York (State) > Montauk.
Search and rescue operations > New York (State) > Montauk.
Fishing boats > Accidents.
Search and rescue operations.
Montauk Point (N.Y.)
New York (State) > Montauk.
New York (State) > Montauk Point.

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