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The great rescue : American heroes, an iconic ship, and the race to save Europe in WWI / Peter Hernon.

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  • 7 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Brownstown PL - Brownstown 940.459 H558 (Text) 79361000103628 Adult Nonfiction - History Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton 940.4597 HER (Text) 36806002074134 NEW ITEMS Checked out 12/27/2017
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 940.45973 HERNON (Text) 37500004398737 Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 940.45973 HER (Text) 34330513132689 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
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Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 940.4597 Hernon (Text) 31208912516905 non-fiction Available -
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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 940.4597 HER (Text) 30032010701008 NEW ADULT Available -
Worthington Jefferson Twp PL - Worthington 940.4 HERNON (Text) 36820000391945 ADULT NONFICTION Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 940.45 HERNON (Text) 33946003240038 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 12/26/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062433862
  • ISBN: 0062433865
  • Physical Description: x, 350 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (315-336) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Trapped in New York -- You will never run her -- Monster of the deep -- Dead in the water -- Missed rendezvous -- A new skipper -- Steaming for Rendezvous A -- The orphans of brest -- POWs and icebergs -- Lost in the fog -- Blitzkatarrh, or, Flanders fever -- U-boat attack -- Submarines and the sky pilot -- 40 hommes/8 chevaux -- Two men overboard -- A near-death experience -- Everyone attack -- A bad wound -- Kamerad! Kamerad! -- Funny little smile -- The U-boats go home -- Partying in Liverpool -- Journey of the survivors -- Amid a silence that hurt -- Farewell to arms -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: Published in commemoration of America's centennial entry into World War I, the story of the legendary liner-turned-warship Leviathan traces its multiple voyages carrying tens of thousands of soldiers, crewpeople, Spanish flu victims and more.
Subject: Leviathan (Steamship)
World War, 1914-1918 > Naval operations, American.
World War, 1914-1918 > Transportation.

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