"[B]rilliantly captures the awesome power of the raging sea." — Los Angeles Times Book Review
THE PERFECT STORM
By Sebastian Junger
Signed first printing of this true story of the fishing boat Andrea Gall, caught in the "storm of the century."
Fine in like jacket.
THE PERFECT STORM
"Meteorologist see perfect in strange things, and the meshing of three completely independent weather systems to form a hundred-year event is one of them. My God, thought Case, this is the perfect storm."
Successfully adapted into the Oscar-nominated 2000 film of the same name starring George Clooney and Mark Wahlberg, Junger's harrowing account was an unexpected breakout bestseller, going through innumerable printings, this a handsome signed example of the first.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, (1997). 8.25'' x 5.5''. Original quarter red cloth over grey boards. In original unclipped ($23.95) photographic dust jacket designed by Calvin Chu featuring a sea swell. xii, 227,  pages. Signed by Junger on the title page. Bright and sharp overall.
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