Seas and oceans can be some of the most dangerous places on Earth. Throughout history, there are tables of people who have faced shipwrecks, attacks, or mutiny and survived. And some have willingly taken on the challenge of sailing alone in vast oceans. Survival at Sea tells the stories of some of the most famous survivors. It tells of people who have shown amazing courage, resilience, and navigational skills in extreme conditions. And it asks you, the reader, how you might have coped in these difficult and dangerous situations. Book jacket.