Riders of the Storm: The Story of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution
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About the Author Ian Cameron, pseudonym of Donald Payne.
Ian Cameron, pseudonym of Donald Payne.
An excellent history of the R.N.L.I. Donald K. Johnson The Riders of the Storm is an engaging and informative look at the history of the lifeboat service in UK. Included are descriptions of various boats and other equipment used by the RNLI over the years; accounts of rescues made by the service; and, a look at some of the people that figure prominently in lifeboat service history. The author includes a wealth of illustrations, many in color.
The stirring and often poignant history of Britain’s lifeboat service, and how it has saved more than 150,000 lives from stricken ships and the sea around Britain’s coasts.