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Simple Courage

A True Story of Peril on the Sea

Simple Courage( )
Author: Delaney, Frank
Publication Date:Nov 2006
Publisher:Scribe Publications
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $32.95
Book Description:

In late December 1951, laden with passengers and nearly forty metric tons of cargo, the Freighter SS Flying Enterprise steamed westward from Europe towards America. The author unfolds a story of courage, bravery, honour and valour, after disembarking passengers and crews, to safety, and for two weeks wrestled his ship and cargo to port.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Adventurers & Explorers
Transportation / Ships & Shipbuilding / History
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.5 x 23 x 2.3 cm
Book Weight:0.424 Kilograms
Author Biography
Delaney, Frank (Author)
Francis James Joseph Raphael Delaney was born in County Tipperary, Ireland on October 24, 1942. Before becoming a full-time writer, he was a radio and television reporter for BBC broadcasting. He wrote about two dozen fiction and nonfiction books during his lifetime including Ireland, Jim Hawkins and the Curse of Treasure Island, The Celts, A Walk to the Western Isles, and James Joyce's Odyssey: A Guide to the Dublin of Ulysses. He died following a stroke on February 21, 2017 at the age of 74.


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