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Close to Shore: A True Story of Terror in An Age of Innocence

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4 out of 5
Based on 551 Ratings and 232 Reviews

Book Description
Michael Capuzzo tells the harrowing story of the real-life Jaws that helped inspire Peter Benchley's classic novel (and movie). Modern science now tells us that shark attacks are exceedingly rare and limited to just a few species. Yet they do occur, and one of the most terrifying episodes of fatal attacks occurred near the New Jersey shore in 1916, when a renegade great white shark went on ... More
Book Information
PublisherBroadway
BindingHardcover (7 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages336
ISBN-100767904133
ISBN-13978-0767904131
Publication Date05/08/2001
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About Michael Capuzzo (Author) : Michael Capuzzo is a published adapter and an author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Michael Capuzzo include Close to Shore, Close to Shore: The Terrifying Shark Attacks of 1916.
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