Readers' Review: Sebastian Junger's "The Perfect Storm"

Readers' Review: Sebastian Junger's "The Perfect Storm"

In 1991, one of the most powerful storms in recorded history developed in the North Atlantic. "The Perfect Storm," Sebastian Junger's account of a fishing boat caught in the tempest, was a best-seller and has now been made into a...

In 1991, one of the most powerful storms in recorded history developed in the North Atlantic. "The Perfect Storm," Sebastian Junger's account of a fishing boat caught in the tempest, was a best-seller and has now been made into a Hollywood movie. The July Readers' Review panel discusses this tense and true story.

Guests

Patricia Griffith

novelist and associate professor of English at George Washington University

Valerie Babb

professor of English at Georgetown University

Kermit Moyer

author of "The Chester Chronicles"
professor emeritus of literature, American University

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