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Titanic : voices from the disaster / by Deborah Hopkinson.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780545452380 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0545452384 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (289 pages) : illustrations
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 256-260) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Diagram of the ship -- Setting sail -- A floating palace -- A peaceful Sunday -- "Iceberg right ahead' -- Impact! -- In the radio room: "It's a CQD OM." -- A light in the distance -- Women and children first -- The last boats -- In the water -- "She's gone" -- A long, cold night -- Rescue at dawn -- Aftermath: the end of all hope -- Discovering the Titanic -- Glossary -- People in this book -- Other famous Titanic figures -- Survivor letters from the Carpathia -- Titanic timeline -- Be a Titanic researcher: find out more -- Titanic facts and figures -- From the British wreck commissioner's final report -- Titanic: the lifeboat launching sequence reexamined -- Titanic statistics: who lived and who died.
Summary, etc.:
Presents a one hundredth anniversary tribute to the Titanic tragedy based on the words and stories of its witnesses and survivors, in an account that is complemented by archival photographs.
Target Audience Note:
1040 Lexile.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Titanic (Steamship) > Juvenile literature.
Shipwrecks > North Atlantic Ocean > Juvenile literature.
Titanic (Steamship)
Shipwrecks > North Atlantic Ocean.
Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft.
Genre: Electronic books.

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