Doctor Chassaigne's story was one of disaster, the shipwreck of a life.
Some of them resulted in terrible disasters of shipwreck and death.
Mishap, desertion, and shipwreck pursued the luckless commander.
Shipwreck or burial at sea she deduced from the fact of there being no grave in the cemetery.
About a shipwreck—something about a shipwreck in it, wasn't there?