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The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

by Frederick Stonehouse

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Avery Color Studios .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Shipwrecks,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - History,
  • Transportation,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8719237M
    ISBN 101892384337
    ISBN 109781892384331
    OCLC/WorldCa68659463

      The sinking of the Great Lakes bulk ore carrier Edmund Fitzgerald, in November , may well be the second most-famous shipwreck in history—because of a ballad by Canadian folk singer Gordon Lightfoot. “Edmund Fitzgerald” wreckage, Museum of the Great Lakes, Toledo OH. In August , the shipbuilders at the Great Lakes Engineering Works in . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald by Frederick Stonehouse (, Paperback, Anniversary) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!5/5(4).

    The Wreck of the EDMUND FITZGERALD, (Avery Color Studios, Gwinn, Michigan, – Fifth Edition) “This is without a doubt the definitive work on the topic. Far more evidence, fact, history and research than can be possibly imagined has been complied into one book. Aug 6, - Explore rucraz's board "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Edmund fitzgerald, Great lakes ships, Fitzgerald pins.


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The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald by Frederick Stonehouse Download PDF EPUB FB2

Growing up in Michigan I've always known about the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald. It was interesting to read the details beyond the song and the legend.

There are probably better books about the tragedy but Moorhead has studied the wreck intensively and includes every theory of the unsolved mystery/5.

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) _ A marine explorer's decision to use pictures of the underwater remains of a crewman killed in the Edmund Fitzgerald shipwreck in a 20th anniversary book and video has victims' families fuming. ``Personally, I feel the man is morally bankrupt,'' said Beth Blasucci of Pacific Palisades, Calif., whose father, John McCarthy, was the ship's first mate.

S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald freighter claimed the lives of the 29 The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald book members on board, forty years ago on Novemyou want to know ahow it all happened, Gordon Lightfoot does an exceptional job with his songwriting abilities and folk story re-telling of that fateful night on Lake Superior, one of the five Great Lakes.

His single version of “The. Explorers in a mini-submarine spotted human remains on the floor of Lake Superior near the Edmund Fitzgerald shipwreck, the expedition leader said Wednesday.

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TIL Gordon Lightfoot was inspired to write "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" when he saw the name misspelled "Edmond" in Newsweek magazine two weeks after the sinking and felt it dishonored the memory of the 29 who died.

The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald was Faked by Dagen D. Proveritas First published Novem I was listening to a favorite album by Gordon Lightfoot today and it contains a song en-titled “Black Day in July”, a social commentary on the Detroit race race riots of I.

Book Delves into the Mysteries of the 'Mighty Fitz' Michael Schumacher, author of Mighty Fitz: The Sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald, talks about the ship's history and its disappearance 30 years ago.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stonehouse, Frederick. Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald. Au Train, Mich.: The Studios,© ( printing). The Fitzgerald, the best known of all Great Lakes shipwrecks, sank suddenly in a gale on Nov.

10, All 29 men aboard died, and their bodies are entombed inside the. All 29 crew members aboard perished when a storm bringing near hurricane-force winds sank the freighter SS Edmund Fitzgerald on the evening of Nov. 10,in Lake Superior. This week's History Author: Tim Hrenchir. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stonehouse, Frederick.

Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald. Gwinn, Mich.: Avery Color Studios, Inc., Wreck Location. The wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald lies at the bottom of the southeastern portion of Lake Superior in feet of water.

It was originally discovered by sonar shortly after the sinking in and first documented by several expeditions in including one by Jean Michel Cousteau, son of famous oceanographer Jaques Cousteau.

The Edmund Fitzgerald was loaded with ab tons of taconite pellets on Nov. 9,at Superior, Wis., and was bound for Detroit, according to the Associated Press. The pellets are an. Although The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald does not appear in my fantasy novel "Song of Simon," many folk songs do.

Before novels, I covered music for many different magazines. This is part of a series I wrote for suite back in I didn't update the. From the plausible explanations offered in Gordon Lightfoot's haunting classic, "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald," to crackpot theories involving space aliens, theories abound as to what caused.

"The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" is a song written, composed, and performed by Canadian singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot to commemorate the sinking of the bulk carrier SS Edmund Fitzgerald on Lake Superior on Novem Lightfoot drew his inspiration from Newsweek's article on the event, "The Cruelest Month", which it published in its Novem.

An entire generation now has no active memory of Novembut the sinking of the SS Edmund Fitzgerald continues to fascinate, mystify and preoccupy young and old.

Part of that fascination, despite the long span since the foundering of the big ore freighter, results from Gordon Lightfoot’s monster best-selling recording about the wreck and part likely Author: Hugh E.

Bishop. The Edmund Fitzgerald, really did sink on Novem This book takes a look inside the fateful journey and what the last days and hours of the crew and those on board may have been like. January 1, /5(30). In Fitzgerald’s Storm, (and the Discovery Channel documentary of which he is the co-executive producer), MacInnis turns his attention to one of the Great Lakes’ most famous wrecks, the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald.

The first half of this slim volume recreates the Fitzgerald’s last voyage. The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald. Frederick Stonehouse. Avery Color Studios, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

shoal side sinking station stern storm structural surface survey taking theory vents vessel watertight waves.The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald The Annotated Gordon Lightfoot The Canadian singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot (17 Nov –) was an avid recreational boater on Lake Ontario, owning a stock ft Erickson sloop (Sundown) then a Victor Carpenter custom ft spruce-and-fiberglass cruising sloop (the Golden Goose).Answer: I think that that is a combination of things; the ballad, "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" by Gordon Lightfoot, which was his best ever; the fact that the Edmund Fitzgerald is a classic Great Lakes shipwreck, (a story of a very powerful shipwreck); and the sinking is a huge mystery with no witnesses, and the loss of all hands.

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