Photo Gallery: The Bounty's Last Voyage

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'Bounty Loves Hurricanes' A Legendary Ship's Final Hours Battling Sandy

As Hurricane Sandy approached the East Coast in late October, Captain Robin Walbridge wanted to save his ship, the legendary Bounty. He set out to sea to ride out the storm -- a decision which ended in disaster. He lost the ship, a crewmember and his own life.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan