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Story of the Titanic [electronic resource].

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  • ISBN: 9780756698683 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0756698685 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: London : DK Pub., c2012.

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Formatted Contents Note: 7 Contents; 8-9 The ship of dreams; 10-11 Grand designs; 12-13 Building the Titanic; 14-15 A floating palace; 16-17 Loading with supplies; 18-19 The passengers board; 20-21 The last port of call; 22-23 Relaxing at sea; 24-25 Dining onboard; 26-27 Iceberg ahead!; 28-29 The Titanic is doomed; 30-31 The last lifeboats; 32-33 Final moments; 34-35 Rescue at last; 36 Aboard the Carpathia; 37 First news; 38 Return of the survivors; 39 The Inquiries; 40-41 Lost and found; 42-43 Search for the Titanic; 44 Glossary; 45 Index.
Summary, etc.: This is the tragic story of the Titanic, the biggest and most luxurious ocean liner the world had ever seen, which sank on her maiden voyage in April 1912. Beautiful, double-page illustrations with amazing cross-sections and cutaway details explain the construction and mechanical details of this gigantic ship and reveal life onboard for passengers and crew. Each new illustration reveals different aspects of life in the early 20th century, and the text highlights hidden details for you to spot. As you follow the pictorial story of this world-famous liner, you will discover how she was built and.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Titanic (Steamship) > Juvenile literature.
Shipwrecks > North Atlantic Ocean > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Exploration & Discovery
Genre: Electronic books.

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