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Dan Kurzman

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DAN KURZMAN, a former foreign correspondent for The Washington Post, is the author of fifteen previous books and the winner of five major literary and journalistic awards. His books include Fatal Voyage: The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis; Left to Die: The Tragedy of the USS Juneau; and Genesis 1948: The First Arab-Israeli War. He lives in North Bergen, New Jersey.


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Fatal Voyage
The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis
Written by Dan Kurzman


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: August 14, 2001
Price: $23.00

Shortly after midnight on July 30, 1945, the Navy cruiser USS Indianapolis was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine in the Philippine Sea. The ship had just left the island of Tinian, delivering components of the atomic bomb destined for Hiroshima. As the torpedoes hit, the Indianapolis erupted into a fiery coffin... Read more >
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Fatal Voyage
The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis
Written by Dan Kurzman


Format: eBook, 416 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: December 24, 2008
Price: $15.99

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No Greater Glory
The Four Immortal Chaplains and the Sinking of the Dorchester in World War II
Written by Dan Kurzman


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: August 9, 2005
Price: $16.00

The sinking of the Dorchester in the icy waters off Greenland shortly after midnight on February 3, 1942, was one of the worst sea disasters of World War II. It was also the occasion of an astounding feat of heroism—and faith.

As water gushed through a hole made by a German torpedo... Read more >
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No Greater Glory
The Four Immortal Chaplains and the Sinking of the Dorchester in World War II
Written by Dan Kurzman


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: May 11, 2004
Price: $11.99

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