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The US maritime industry hit rock bottom starting in the early 1980's right around the time the author was graduating from the California Maritime Academy Even in his yearbook it warned about how bad things wereit was a time of cost cutting reduced wages desperate shipping companies and a lack of jobs Eventually he made his way out to sea as both an able bodied seaman and as a third mate He saw first hand what it was like out there; from the crazy captains to the weary sailors and from the bad food to the dangerous working conditions This book covers it all and while the ships he sailed on were all scrapped long ago the stories of the industry and what it took to make it on them are remembered This is his story.

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❰PDF / Epub❯ ✅ Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate Author Mark H Glissmeyer – Expertcentr.pro The US maritime industry hit rock bottom starting in the early 1980's right around the time the author was graduating from the California Maritime Academy Even in his yearbook it warned about how bad The US maritime industry hit rock bottom starting in the early 1980's right around the time the author was graduating from the California Maritime Academy Even in his yearbook it warned about how bad things wereit was a time of cost cutting reduced wages desperate shipping companies and a lack of jobs Eventually he made his way out to sea as both an able bodied seaman and as a third mate He saw first hand what it was like out there; from the crazy captains to the weary sailors and from the bad food to the dangerous working conditions This book covers it all and while the ships he sailed on were all scrapped long ago the stories of the industry and what it took to make it on them are remembered This is his story.

Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate Kindle ✓ PDF expertcentr.pro

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    Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate Kindle ✓ PDF expertcentr.pro maritime epub, academy pdf, graduate: ebok, memoir free, third pdf, mate pdf, Maritime Academy ebok, Graduate: Memoir pdf, Graduate: Memoir Of A ebok, Academy Graduate: Memoir book, Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A download, Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate PDFAbout the time the author of this book graduated from the California Maritime Academy I had a chance to spend a couple of weeks with two marine engineers who worked in the fleet of an oil company that hauled crude from Valdez Alaska to the company refineries on the West Coast They were an interesting sort Both of them had small farms in New England Their work schedule gave them several weeks off between duty periods So they could live on the East Coast but join the ships and go to work in Los Angeles San Francisco Bellingham Washington or Valdez to start their next tourBut US born and licensed mariners are becoming a rare breed as the industry changes And apparently the writer of this book left the industry after just a few years


  3. NauticallyObsessed NauticallyObsessed says:

    Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate Kindle ✓ PDF expertcentr.pro maritime epub, academy pdf, graduate: ebok, memoir free, third pdf, mate pdf, Maritime Academy ebok, Graduate: Memoir pdf, Graduate: Memoir Of A ebok, Academy Graduate: Memoir book, Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A download, Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate PDFI went to the same school as the author starting around the time he graduated It's unfortunate he doesn't name any names in the book some people are recognizable and some are not Some of the events he describes are familiar and some have me scratching my head as they don't sound like the same schoolI must be fortunate because during my time at sea I didn't experience nearly as many unsavory characters as the author did But the stories are enjoyable and do give you a pretty good idea of life at sea during those days It's not uite the wild west he describes any


  4. L. Dunkelman L. Dunkelman says:

    Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate Kindle ✓ PDF expertcentr.pro maritime epub, academy pdf, graduate: ebok, memoir free, third pdf, mate pdf, Maritime Academy ebok, Graduate: Memoir pdf, Graduate: Memoir Of A ebok, Academy Graduate: Memoir book, Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A download, Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate PDFI can't recall reading a book that gives details on the operations of tanker ships The prose will not win any prizes but I enjoyed sailing with Mark up and down the west coastThousands of vessels sail the oceans and now I have an appreciation for what is involved in a type of commerce that we often take for granted


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    Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate Kindle ✓ PDF expertcentr.pro maritime epub, academy pdf, graduate: ebok, memoir free, third pdf, mate pdf, Maritime Academy ebok, Graduate: Memoir pdf, Graduate: Memoir Of A ebok, Academy Graduate: Memoir book, Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A download, Maritime Academy Graduate: Memoir Of A Third Mate PDFHaving been in Mark's division and graduating class I can confirm that most of what he talked about regarding Academy life T AGOS and Tankers were also a part of my early years making this memoir a Deja Vu of many shipboard experiences Being Mark's age I am amazed at the level detail he has for some of the events My first few ships are a blur today As crazy as the 80's seemed I miss those days and would take them back in a heart beat over today's overly regulated and sometimes micromanaged environment


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