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The Bombard Story

Dr. Alain Bombard

The Bombard Story

by Dr. Alain Bombard

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Sheridan House Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sailing,
  • Travel writing,
  • Atlantic Ocean,
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10226889M
    ISBN 100246130385
    ISBN 109780246130389
    OCLC/WorldCa13397081

    Alain Bombard was a recipient of France's Legion of Honor. Personal Life. Alain Bombard was married and had five children. Bombard lived to be 80, dying in Toulon, France on J He wrote many books about his experiences including The Bombard Story. Children prefer story books filled with detailed information: Study Reading books in the company of a parent or teacher is a great way for children to start reading, and simply choosing the types.

    It was when I first heard about Alain Bombard, and his battle to demonstrate how to survive after a shipwreck. I received a paperback copy of his book The Bombard Story, and a more magnificent tale never lay behind a more prosaic title. Bombard set out to establish how to survive in the event of being shipwrecked, cast. Mar 8, - The Bombard Story is an account of Alain Bombard crossing the Atlantic Ocean in a small raft with almost no provisions at all. He claimed that despair, not hunger or thirst was responsible for the deaths of those stranded at sea. Although some of his findings have since been contested, the book sheds light on survival at sea and living off of what the ocean has to offer.

    This is a story from the Normandy Stories collection. Maupassant is hailed as one of the greatest masters of the short story. This collection focuses upon the land he knew and loved so well - Normandy. Its people and its countryside are portrayed here in vivid color and with great warmth. Amusing. Bombard definition, to attack or batter with artillery fire. See more.


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Bombard comes across in the book as an extremely dedicated man but also a cultured gentleman and I enjoyed his descriptions of listening to classical music on the BBC World Service, reading classic French literature and musical scores and puffing on his pipe, alone in the vastness of the hostile Atlantic/5(8).

The Bombard Story. Alain Bombard. Andre Deutsch, - Atlantic Ocean - pages. 1 Review. From inside the book. The first of all the seafaring adventures I read (at or thereabouts), it's one of those books I keep more for its nostalgia value than the literary.

That said, it's a cracking read (though I Read full review 3/5(1). THE BOMBARD STORY. By A. BOMBARD. The Bombard Story book by B. Connell. London: AndreDeutsch, Ltd. Price 12s. The French have long shown themselves masters of the art of Medicine, andthis is a bookin that tradition.

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With his book, “The Bombard Story”, published inhe acquired a worldwide reputation and later participated in different research works and in the development of liferafts. In France and abroad, his name remains linked to surviving at sea, and more broadly to the protection of the sea and its ecology.

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His book The Bombard Story, led to worldwide fame. He continued to do research work in the development and testing of liferafts. Today, his name remains synonymous to survival at sea. He is also linked with ocean preservation.

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