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Time Bandit - Two Brothers, the Bering Sea, and One of the World's Deadliest Jobs

Andy Hillstrand

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Description:

The Time Bandit is the fishing vessel that Andy and Johnathan Hillstrand use to hook the "deadliest catch," Alaskan king crabs and opilio crabs, in the Bering Sea, a dangerous and mercurial body of water that can steal years from a fisherman's life. The Hillstrand brothers, however, are the real "thieves." They take valuable crabs from the sea while facing its dangers head on. In pursuit of their daily catch, the brothers brave ice floes and heaving sixty-foot waves, gusting winds of eighty miles per hour, unwieldy and unpredictable half-ton steel crab traps, and an injury rate of almost 100 percent. There are fewer than 400 fishermen of this kind in the United States, and early death is a common fate. But the Hillstrand brothers are drawn to the drama and adventure of life on the high seas, as was their grandfather before them. They don't complain about the risks and dangers-this is their world.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Johnathan Hillstrand, Malcolm MacPherson, William Dufris

Length:

7h 20m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

00:40


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:18:39


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

12:52


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

49:22


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

48:52


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

23:51


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

35:58


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:02


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

41:20


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

53:29


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:42


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

35:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:50


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

39:49


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:27


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:26