REVIEW: “The Deep Dark: Disaster and Redemption in America’s Richest Silver Mine” by Gregg Olsen

The Deep Dark: Disaster and Redemption in America’s Richest Silver Mine, by Gregg Olsen Broadway Books, ISBN: 978-0307238771 Copyright March 2006, Paperback, 401 Pages The cynosure of the narrative of The Deep Dark is the social dimension of the May 1972 Kellogg’s Sunshine Mine fire. The book provides an intimate glimpse at the miners—“the Marines of the underground”—and…

REVIEW: “Trapped Under the Sea: One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles Into the Darkness” by Neil Swidey

Trapped Under the Sea: One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles Into the Darkness, by Neil Swidey Broadway Books, ISBN: 978-0307886736 Copyright February 2015, Paperback, 432 Pages Trapped Under the Sea is a fast-paced, exciting, and foreboding read on the convergence of events leading to the high-risk dispatch of five divers to the very end…