By Paul Lobo
Reading Crossing the Bar is like being at the rolling bridge with Lobo. listed here are tragic deaths and lives stored, inspiring rescues, devastating storms, and the notorious and horrendous oil spill after the Cosco Busan rammed the Oakland Bay Bridgewhich led to the 1st imprisonment of a maritime pilot for making an error.
Readers also will discover a December sea rescue Lobo assisted with in storm energy winds and giant seas. with no Lobo’s pilot boat and its crews’ ideal attempt, the send they kept could have foundered at the rocky Marin County, California, beach with the lack of all hands.
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