Titanic [electronic resource] : voices from the disaster / by Deborah Hopkinson.
- ISBN: 9780545452380 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 0545452384 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (289 p.) : ill.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2012.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 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.
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on print version record.
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