Deadliest Catch by Dan Weeks


Genre : Performing Arts
Editor :
Release : 2008
ISBN-13 : 0696239426
Hardcover : 240 Pages


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In their own words, the fearless men you've seen on Discovery Channel's Deadliest catch describe the majesty, bravery, and terror they've witnessed-- in true and personal tales that go beyond the view of TV cameras.

Captain Phil Harris by Josh Harris


Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Editor : Simon and Schuster
Release : 2014-04-15
ISBN-13 : 9781451666069
Hardcover : 240 Pages


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A portrait of the late star of Discovery Channel's Deadliest Catch reveals his high-risk private life of tempestuous affairs, drug-fueled parties and motorcycle riding as well as his virtues as a devoted friend, loving father and steadfast captain. 50,000 first printing.

Deadliest Catch by Discovery Channel (Firm)


Genre : Crabbing
Editor : Adlard Coles Nautical Press
Release : 2008
ISBN-13 : 140810623X
Hardcover : 240 Pages


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This is the authorised book of the hit TV series featuring the harrowing struggles of fishermen on the wild and freezing Bering Sea - it's the perfect storm but for real.

North By Northwestern by Sig Hansen


Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Editor : Macmillan
Release : 2010-03-30
ISBN-13 : 1429993774
Hardcover : 336 Pages


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NOW A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! In the tradition of Sebastian Junger and Linda Greenlaw comes Captain Sig Hansen's rags-to-riches epic of his immigrant family's struggle against deadly Alaskan seas, freezing shipwrecks, and dangerously brutal conditions to achieve the American Dream Sig Hansen has been a star of the Discovery Channel's Deadliest Catch from the pilot to the present. Seen in over 150 countries, the show attracts more than 49 million viewers per season, making it one of the most successful series in the history of cable TV. With its daredevil camera work, unpredictably dangerous weather, and a setting as unforgivable and unforgettable as the frigid Bering Sea, The Deadliest Catch is unlike anything else on television. But the weatherworn fishermen of the fishing vessel Northwestern have stories that don't come through on TV. For Sig Hansen and his brothers, commercial fishing is as much a part of their Norwegian heritage as their names. Descendants of the Vikings who roamed and ruled the northern seas for centuries, the Hansens' connection to the sea stretches from Alaska to Seattle and all the way to Norway. And after twenty years as a skipper on the commercial fishing vessel the Northwestern--which was his father's before him--Sig has lived to tell the tales. To be a successful fisherman, you need to be a mechanic, navigator, welder, painter, carpenter, and sometimes, a firefighter. To be a successful fisherman year after year, you need to be a survivor. This is the story of a family of survivors; part memoir and part adventure tale, North by Northwestern brings readers on deck, into the dockside bars and into the history of a family with a common destiny. Built around a gripping tale of a deadly shipwreck like The Perfect Storm, North By Northwestern is the multi-generational tale of the Hansen family, a clan of tough Norwegian-American fishermen who, through the popularity of The Deadliest Catch, have become modern folk-heroes.

Catch by Travis Lofland


Genre : Cooking
Editor : Harper Collins
Release : 2012
ISBN-13 : 9781401604776
Hardcover : 216 Pages


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Recipes from the deckhand/cook on the Discovery Channel's series "Deadliest Catch," also includes behind-the-scenes anecdotes of the authors's fishing adventures.

Working On The Edge by Spike Walker


Genre : Sports & Recreation
Editor : St. Martin's Griffin
Release : 1993-03-15
ISBN-13 : 9781466809338
Hardcover : 312 Pages


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No profession pits man against nature more brutally than king crab fishing in the frigid, unpredictable waters of the Bering Sea. The yearly death toll is staggering (forty-two men in 1988 alone); the conditions are beyond most imaginations (90-mph Arctic winds, 25-foot seas, and super-human stretches of on-deck labor); but the payback, if one survives can be tens of thousands of dollars for a month-long season. In a breathtaking, action-packed account that combines his personal story with the stories of survivors of the industry's most harrowing disasters, Spike Walker re-creates the boom years of Alaskan crab fishing--a modern-day gold rush that drew hundreds of fortune-and adventure-hunters to Alaska's dangerous waters--and the crash that followed.

Time Bandit by Andy Hillstrand


Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Editor : Ballantine Books
Release : 2008-04-08
ISBN-13 : 0345507274
Hardcover : 240 Pages


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“Many brave hearts are asleep in the deep, so beware, beware,” goes the chorus of an old sailors’ sing-along that celebrates the allure and danger of the seafaring life. But make no mistake–there truly is much to beware for those who are drawn to risk their lives and seek their fortunes upon the waves. And perhaps none take more chances than the men and women who brave the tempestuous, bountiful waters of the Bering Sea. Season after season, they bond and battle with its icy depths, determined to reap yet one more rewarding harvest while eluding the ever-present threat of sudden, certain death. And among the rapidly diminishing ranks of these die-hard salts, brothers Andy and Johnathan Hillstrand have forged a reputation as fierce masters of their treacherous, enthralling trade. If you’ve watched their exploits on TV’s Deadliest Catch, you’ve only scratched the surface. To read Time Bandit is to step into their skins, smell the sea air, feel the frigid wind, and know with all your senses the exhilarating, and terrifying life on the edge. Natives of tiny, fishing hamlet, Homer, Alaska; sons of a hard-bitten, highly successful fisherman; and born with brine in their blood, the Hillstrand boys couldn’t imagine a life without a swaying deck underfoot and a harvest of mighty Alaskan king crabs waiting to be pulled from the ocean floor. In pursuit of their daily catch, the brothers brave ice floes and heaving waves 60 feet high, the perils of 1000-lb steel traps thrown about by the punishing wind, and the constant menace of the open, hungry water. Even the brothers’ downtime on land–where the deadly realities of the unforgiving sea are never far from their minds–is lived as if borrowed: fast and hard, haunted by the knowledge that the next season at sea could end asleep in the deep. Here is the Hillstrands’ own heartfelt hymn to the brutally hard, gloriously independent, and mysteriously soul-satisfying life that has earned them their daily bread and defined their existence. By turns raucous and reflective, exhilarating and anguished, enthralling, suspenseful, and wise, Time Bandit chronicles a larger-than-life love affair as old as civilization itself–a love affair between striving, willful man and inscrutable, enduring nature. From the Hardcover edition.


Genre :
Editor : Booksllc.Net
Release : 2013-09
ISBN-13 : 1230643788
Hardcover : 174 Pages


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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 172. Chapters: List of Deadliest Catch episodes, List of Horizon episodes, List of Regular Show episodes, List of Beavis and Butt-head episodes, Doctor Who (series 5), List of Mad episodes, List of Garfield and Friends episodes, List of Good Luck Charlie episodes, List of The Suite Life on Deck episodes, List of Nova episodes, List of Batman animated episodes, List of Aria episodes, List of H2O: Just Add Water episodes, Inspector Rex, The Bill (series 19). Excerpt: This is a list of Deadliest Catch episodes with original airdate on Discovery Channel. Airdates on Discovery Channel Canada generally differ. After the Catch is a mini-series that has aired following the main Deadliest Catch season since 2007. It primarily consists of roundtable discussions between the captains about their experiences as featured on the show, and after the season ended. Season 3 also includes vignettes of the captains taking part on various activities in the San Diego area during taping of the mini-series. After the Catch uses the same opening credits as Deadliest Catch except for the title. Mike Rowe, narrator of the main series, moderates the discussion for the first two seasons; for season 3, Ben Bailey hosts the discussion. The fourth season of After the Catch saw a change in format from previous seasons. Instead of airing after the season of Deadliest Catch was over, After the Catch began airing while the current season was still under way. Unaired episode names and projected air dates based on Discovery.com schedule. Horizon is a current and long-running BBC popular science and philosophy documentary programme. Series one was broadcast in 1964 and it is currently in its 49th series. Over 1100 episodes have been broadcast with an average of 24 episodes per series during the 47 year run. Horizon Revisited was broadcast on BBC Four and shown...

Bering Sea Blues by Joe Upton


Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Editor : Epicenter Press (WA)
Release : 2011
ISBN-13 : 193534711X
Hardcover : 325 Pages


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This a gripping memoir of a winter season of crab-fishing in the Bering Sea, filled with scary moments, killer ice, dangerous work, and-for the lucky ones-financial rewards. For others, survival was their reward. Just 25, Joe Upton was the youngest guy aboard when the 104-foot Flood Tide pulled out of Seattle in March 1971 headed for Dutch Harbor with 700-pound crab pots stacked three deep on her deck. The top-heavy load caused some anxious moments later when the vessel iced up. The crew went to work with hammers and baseball bats as howling winds roughed up the seas and the Flood Tide rolled from side to side, threatening to capsize while everyone held their breath. BERING SEA BLUES is a thinking-man's book version of the TV series "Deadliest Catch" because Joe Upton did a lot of thinking that winter working 12- to 14-hour days in weather that would scare most mariners away. He figured if he challenged fate in the Bering Sea crab fishery too long he would wind up either rich or dead, or both.

Time Bandit by Andy Hillstrand


Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Editor : Ballantine Books
Release : 2008-04-08
ISBN-13 : 0345507274
Hardcover : 240 Pages


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“Many brave hearts are asleep in the deep, so beware, beware,” goes the chorus of an old sailors’ sing-along that celebrates the allure and danger of the seafaring life. But make no mistake–there truly is much to beware for those who are drawn to risk their lives and seek their fortunes upon the waves. And perhaps none take more chances than the men and women who brave the tempestuous, bountiful waters of the Bering Sea. Season after season, they bond and battle with its icy depths, determined to reap yet one more rewarding harvest while eluding the ever-present threat of sudden, certain death. And among the rapidly diminishing ranks of these die-hard salts, brothers Andy and Johnathan Hillstrand have forged a reputation as fierce masters of their treacherous, enthralling trade. If you’ve watched their exploits on TV’s Deadliest Catch, you’ve only scratched the surface. To read Time Bandit is to step into their skins, smell the sea air, feel the frigid wind, and know with all your senses the exhilarating, and terrifying life on the edge. Natives of tiny, fishing hamlet, Homer, Alaska; sons of a hard-bitten, highly successful fisherman; and born with brine in their blood, the Hillstrand boys couldn’t imagine a life without a swaying deck underfoot and a harvest of mighty Alaskan king crabs waiting to be pulled from the ocean floor. In pursuit of their daily catch, the brothers brave ice floes and heaving waves 60 feet high, the perils of 1000-lb steel traps thrown about by the punishing wind, and the constant menace of the open, hungry water. Even the brothers’ downtime on land–where the deadly realities of the unforgiving sea are never far from their minds–is lived as if borrowed: fast and hard, haunted by the knowledge that the next season at sea could end asleep in the deep. Here is the Hillstrands’ own heartfelt hymn to the brutally hard, gloriously independent, and mysteriously soul-satisfying life that has earned them their daily bread and defined their existence. By turns raucous and reflective, exhilarating and anguished, enthralling, suspenseful, and wise, Time Bandit chronicles a larger-than-life love affair as old as civilization itself–a love affair between striving, willful man and inscrutable, enduring nature. From the Hardcover edition.