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An Analysis Of Pete Nelson's Left For Dead

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The Novel “Left For Dead” was written by Pete Nelson. It was about a young man’s search for justice for the USS Indianapolis. 880 men died and 317 survived the attack on the USS Indianapolis on July 30, 1945 “ Knowing how the men died is not the same as knowing why they died”. They reason I believe they died is because they were not prepared, having no communication, and difficulties they faced in the water. One of the main reasons as to why many sailors died after being torpedoed was not being prepared for an attack. During the attack on the USS Indianapolis, it was noticed that there was not enough of the lifeboats. If there would have been enough lifeboats, many lives could have been saved providing a way for sailors to escape and move to
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