Shipwrecks of Rhode Island and Connecticut, by Gary Gentile

Shipwrecks of Rhode Island and Connecticut, by Gary Gentile

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Shipwrecks of Rhode Island and Connecticut, by Gary Gentile Features

Gary Gentile started his diving career in 1970 Since then he has made thousands of decompression dives, over 180 of them on the Andrea Doria He has specialized in wreck diving and shipwreck research, concentrating on wrecks along the East Coast, from Newfoundland to Key West, and in the Great Lakes He has written dozens of articles for magazines and has published thousands of photographs in books, periodicals, newspapers, brochures, museum displays, film and television He lectures extensively on wilderness and underwater topics, and conducts seminars on advanced wreck diving techniques and high-tech diving equipment He is the author of more than three dozen books: primarily science fiction novels and nonfiction works on diving and nautical and shipwreck history His works include the Popular Dive Guide Series of shipwreck books along the East Coast He served in the 25th Infantry Division in Vietnam where he was severely wounded

This series details the specifications and historical accounts of shipwrecks within each of these areas In addition, the author provides first-hand descriptions of dives to many wrecks Historical black and white as well as color photos accompany the text Appendices list many Loran numbers