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In Harm's Way

In Harm's Way

The Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors

Doug Stanton

St. Martin's Griffin

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IN HARM'S WAY

PART ONE
SAILING TO WAR
CHAPTER ONE
All Aboard
Dad, there's a war to be won out there, and I'm going out to get this thing cleaned up. I'll be back shortly.
--ED BROWN,...

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Praise for In Harm's Way

“Stellar . . . A gut-wrenching story of everyday heroes.” —New York Post

“Gripping . . . Compelling.” —Chicago Tribune

“Powerful . . . One of the most poignant tragedies and injustices of World War II.” —Mark Bowden

“Infuriating, mesmerizing, and heartbreaking . . . Impossible to put down.” —Rick Atkinson

“The most frightening book I've ever read.” —Stephen Ambrose

“A chilling account.” —The Atlantic Journal-Constitution

“Do yourself a favor. Read In Harm's Way.” —James Bradley

“Stanton has created a war story that is part Titanic, part Stephen King nightmare.” —Minneapolis Star-Tribune

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About the author

Doug Stanton

A former contributing editor at Esquire and Outside, Doug Stanton is now a contributing editor at Men's Journal. He received an M.F.A. from the Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa. He is the author of In Harm's Way: The Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors. He lives in Traverse City, Michigan.

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