An Ordinary Guy, An Extraordinary Tale: My Life and Times - download pdf or read online

By John S. Klumpp

ISBN-10: 1462053548

ISBN-13: 9781462053544

ISBN-10: 1462053556

ISBN-13: 9781462053551

An “Ordinary man” spirits us alongside his trip from the submit global struggle neighborhoods of the Bronx via his days as a cadet on the long island nation college Maritime collage to his thirty years at sea crusing as mate on oil tankers and captain of harbor and sea-going towing vessels. He permits us a peek into the the area of boats and the crews that labored them. alongside the best way we're skillfully transported throughout the wealthy tapestry of background that observed the Vietnam period, the fight for civil rights, a resignation of a president, the horror of 9-11 and the reaction to foreign terrorism. The “Ordinary man” stocks with us his interpretation of those occasions, all of the whereas enjoyable us with stories that diversity from the informative to the outrageous. we're his passengers as he's taking us alongside on his joyous and infrequently offended romp via seventy years of the extreme lifestyles and occasions of this usual guy.

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