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The Resource Titanic : the Last Night of a Small Town

Titanic : the Last Night of a Small Town

Label
Titanic : the Last Night of a Small Town
Title
Titanic
Title remainder
the Last Night of a Small Town
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
In his famous book A Night to Remember, historian Walter Lord described the sinking of the Titanic as 'the last night of a small town'. Now, a hundred years after her sinking, John Welshman reconstructs the fascinating individual histories of twelve of the inhabitants of this tragically short-lived floating town. They include members of the crew; passengers in First, Second, and Third Class; women and men; adults and children; rich and poor. Among them are a ship's Captain, a Second Officer, an Assistant Wireless Operator; a Stewardess, an amateur military historian, a governess, a teacher, a d
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Welshman, John
Dewey number
  • 910.9163/4
  • 910.91634
Index
no index present
LC call number
G530.T6 W48 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Titanic : the Last Night of a Small Town
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Plates; Glossary; Cast List; Introduction; 1 'The Biggest Anchor in the World'; 2 'Like a Big Expectant Family'; 3 'A Wonderful Passage Up To Now'; 4 'Ice, Flat Like a Pocket Watch'; 5 'We Have Collision with Iceberg'; 6 'Latitude 41° 46' N, Longitude 50° 14' W'; 7 'She's Gone, Lads; Row Like Hell'; 8 'A Dark Speck on the Horizon'; 9 'Arranged for Your Exclusive Story'; 10 'Mr Beesley's Simple Narrative'; Conclusion; Note on Sources; Notes; Further Reading; Index
Control code
778339549
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (483 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191611728
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339549
Label
Titanic : the Last Night of a Small Town
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Plates; Glossary; Cast List; Introduction; 1 'The Biggest Anchor in the World'; 2 'Like a Big Expectant Family'; 3 'A Wonderful Passage Up To Now'; 4 'Ice, Flat Like a Pocket Watch'; 5 'We Have Collision with Iceberg'; 6 'Latitude 41° 46' N, Longitude 50° 14' W'; 7 'She's Gone, Lads; Row Like Hell'; 8 'A Dark Speck on the Horizon'; 9 'Arranged for Your Exclusive Story'; 10 'Mr Beesley's Simple Narrative'; Conclusion; Note on Sources; Notes; Further Reading; Index
Control code
778339549
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (483 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191611728
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778339549

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