Shipwrecks: The Sinking of the Titanic and other Disasters at Sea

Shipwrecks: The Sinking of the Titanic and other Disasters at Sea

by Phyllis Raybin Emert
     
 

Shipwrecks have interested readers for centuries. In this volume, primary sources detail the fate of the Titanic, the Luisitania, the Essex, the Andrea Doria, and the Brother Jonathan. Editor Phyllis Raybin Emert parallels Melville's text from Moby Dick with actual accounts from the survivors of the whaling ship Essex.  See more details below

Overview

Shipwrecks have interested readers for centuries. In this volume, primary sources detail the fate of the Titanic, the Luisitania, the Essex, the Andrea Doria, and the Brother Jonathan. Editor Phyllis Raybin Emert parallels Melville's text from Moby Dick with actual accounts from the survivors of the whaling ship Essex.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579600112
Publisher:
History Compass, LLC
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Series:
Perspectives on History Series
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
1,363,224
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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