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by Rebecca Aldridge

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Author:
Rebecca Aldridge
ISBN13:
978-0791096437
ISBN:
0791096432
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Publisher:
Chelsea House Publications; Library Binding edition (January 1, 2008)
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Describes the events that occurred when the steamship Titanic struck an iceburg and sank on her maiden voyage. Part of the Great Historic Disasters Series).

Describes the events that occurred when the steamship Titanic struck an iceburg and sank on her maiden voyage.

Great Historic Disasters. The familiar story is combined with photos and artwork to bring context to this truly great historical disaster. Wow, never before has the story of the Titanic been presented in such a compact and neatly bound way. I'll be keeping an eye out for The Great Chicago Fire and The Explosion of the Challenger. By (author) Rebecca Aldridge. But on April 14, 1912, the unthinkable happened: the world's largest and most luxurious oceans liner - the Titanic - struck an iceberg in the frigid waters in the dark of night. What happened next seemed unbelievable to people at the time. In approximately two and a half hours, the celebrated ship flooded with water, cracked in half, and sank miles to the ocean floor below. In addition to this title, she has written nonfiction children's books about Thomas Jefferson, the presidency, and Italian immigrants in America.

Published March 30, 2008 by Chelsea House Publishers. Juvenile literature, Shipwrecks, Titanic (Steamship), Internet Archive Wishlist. North Atlantic Ocean.

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Only authoritative book. INCLUDING Records of Previous Great Disasters of the Sea, Descriptions of the Developments of Safety and Life-saving Appliances, a Plain Statement of the Causes of Such Catastrophes and How to Avoid Them, the Marvelous Development of Shipbuilding, etc. With a Message of Spiritual Consolation by REV. Henry van dyke, .

Nearly a century later, the tragic tale of the unsinkable ship continues to captivate the imagination. So many myths and stories have arisen from history's most famous maritime disaster that it can be difficult to tell fact from fiction. To the 1635 souls who were lost with the ill-fated Titanic, and especially to those heroic men, who, instead of trying to save themselves, stood aside that women and children might have their chance; of each of them let it be written, as it was written of a Greater One-"He Died that Others might Live.

More than a century after the sinking of the RMS Titanic, the disaster continues to reverberate around the world. At the time, Titanic was one of three superliners that were designed in an effort to redefine luxury ocean travel. With an emphasis on comfort and extravagance, the ship featured lavishly furnished guest rooms, a state-of-the-art gymnasium, ornate dining areas and a centralized grand staircase worthy of a palace.

On April 14, 1912, the world's largest luxury liner - the Titanic - struck an iceberg and sank miles to the ocean floor below. This work includes information about the steamship, from her building and construction, her crew and passengers, and her fate with an iceberg, to the effect this tragedy had on the shipping industry and the world.