The Titanic for DummiesBook - 2012
The Titanic For Dummies promises to be the most complete book on the shelf. No other book examines the building of the ship, life onboard during its maiden voyage, tragic decisions made that fateful night, the discovery of the wreck, and all the controversies and trivia in the aftermath of one of the worst naval disasters of all time. Information incldues: A comprehensive Titanic Timeline, including the truth behind the reason for the sinking (was it faulty steel, bad riveting, or just poor design and arrogance?) and when exactly did the ship actually split in two.An exhaustive Titanic "Who's Who," including a definitive list of the 1500+ souls who perished.Ship registry documents, deck plans, menus for all passenger classes, and more.Transcripts of the 70 Marconigrams sent following the collision with the iceberg.
Publisher: United States : John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2012
Branch Call Number: 910.45 SPI
Characteristics: 320 p. : ill. (some col.)