The Sultana Tragedy: America's Greatest Maritime Disaster

The Sultana Tragedy: America's Greatest Maritime Disaster

by Jerry Potter
     
 

On April 27, 1865, the Sultana, a 260-foot, wooden-hulled steamboat, exploded on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee. More than 1,800 men died.

Overview

On April 27, 1865, the Sultana, a 260-foot, wooden-hulled steamboat, exploded on the Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee. More than 1,800 men died.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780882898612
Publisher:
Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/29/1992
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
759,348
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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