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Lusitania : an epic tragedy, Diana Preston

Label
Lusitania : an epic tragedy
Title
Lusitania
Title remainder
an epic tragedy
Statement of responsibility
Diana Preston
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the 1915 sinking of the Lusitania offers a portrait of early twentieth-century maritime history and the terrible impact of the disaster on the course of World War I
Summary
An account of the 1915 sinking of the Lusitania offers a portrait of early twentieth-century maritime history and the terrible impact of the disaster on the course of World War I
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2003.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2002.
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155522
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.4514
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D592.L8
LC item number
P74 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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an epic tragedy
Label
Lusitania : an epic tragedy, Diana Preston
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 502-510) and index
Contents
  • More beautiful than Solomon's temple
  • ch. 4.
  • Gott strafe England!
  • ch. 5.
  • The american armory
  • pt. 2.
  • Final crossing
  • ch. 6.
  • The warning
  • ch. 7.
  • Prologue
  • Leaving harbor
  • ch. 8.
  • The ostrich club
  • ch. 9.
  • Fellow passengers
  • ch. 10.
  • Inside the U-20
  • ch. 11. "The
  • miraculous draught of fishes"
  • ch. 12.
  • pt. 1.
  • Into the war zone
  • ch. 13.
  • "Suppose they should sink the Lusitania?"
  • pt. 3.
  • An ocean red with blood
  • ch. 14.
  • "My God, we are lost"
  • ch. 15.
  • "Come at once!"
  • ch. 16.
  • Troubled waters
  • A bizarre orchestra of death
  • ch. 17.
  • Wave upon wave
  • ch. 18.
  • A long lingering moan
  • ch. 19.
  • Rescues and recoveries
  • ch. 20.
  • The town of the dead
  • ch. 21.
  • ch. 1.
  • A Sad and horrible task
  • pt. 4.
  • "Remember the Lusitania!"
  • ch. 22.
  • The hun's most ghastly crime
  • ch. 23.
  • Fool or traitor?
  • ch. 24.
  • No longer neutral spectators
  • ch. 25.
  • A scrap of paper
  • German agents are everywhere
  • ch. 26.
  • The Kaiser's business only
  • ch. 27
  • "That story is forever disposed of"
  • ch. 28.
  • Diving into the wreck
  • pt. 5.
  • Willful murder?
  • ch. 29.
  • ch. 2.
  • A legitimate target?
  • ch. 30.
  • Harm's way
  • ch. 31.
  • Anglo-Saxon attitudes
  • ch. 32.
  • The U-boat diary
  • ch. 33.
  • A new barbarism
  • Epilogue
  • The weapon of the weaker nation
  • appendix A.
  • The Lusitania in facts and figures
  • appendix B.A
  • technical account of the sinking
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes and sources
  • Bibliography
  • Art credits
  • Index
  • ch. 3.
Control code
2077580
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 532 p.
Isbn
9780802713759
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001056767
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48558782
  • (OCoLC)48558782
Label
Lusitania : an epic tragedy, Diana Preston
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 502-510) and index
Contents
  • More beautiful than Solomon's temple
  • ch. 4.
  • Gott strafe England!
  • ch. 5.
  • The american armory
  • pt. 2.
  • Final crossing
  • ch. 6.
  • The warning
  • ch. 7.
  • Prologue
  • Leaving harbor
  • ch. 8.
  • The ostrich club
  • ch. 9.
  • Fellow passengers
  • ch. 10.
  • Inside the U-20
  • ch. 11. "The
  • miraculous draught of fishes"
  • ch. 12.
  • pt. 1.
  • Into the war zone
  • ch. 13.
  • "Suppose they should sink the Lusitania?"
  • pt. 3.
  • An ocean red with blood
  • ch. 14.
  • "My God, we are lost"
  • ch. 15.
  • "Come at once!"
  • ch. 16.
  • Troubled waters
  • A bizarre orchestra of death
  • ch. 17.
  • Wave upon wave
  • ch. 18.
  • A long lingering moan
  • ch. 19.
  • Rescues and recoveries
  • ch. 20.
  • The town of the dead
  • ch. 21.
  • ch. 1.
  • A Sad and horrible task
  • pt. 4.
  • "Remember the Lusitania!"
  • ch. 22.
  • The hun's most ghastly crime
  • ch. 23.
  • Fool or traitor?
  • ch. 24.
  • No longer neutral spectators
  • ch. 25.
  • A scrap of paper
  • German agents are everywhere
  • ch. 26.
  • The Kaiser's business only
  • ch. 27
  • "That story is forever disposed of"
  • ch. 28.
  • Diving into the wreck
  • pt. 5.
  • Willful murder?
  • ch. 29.
  • ch. 2.
  • A legitimate target?
  • ch. 30.
  • Harm's way
  • ch. 31.
  • Anglo-Saxon attitudes
  • ch. 32.
  • The U-boat diary
  • ch. 33.
  • A new barbarism
  • Epilogue
  • The weapon of the weaker nation
  • appendix A.
  • The Lusitania in facts and figures
  • appendix B.A
  • technical account of the sinking
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes and sources
  • Bibliography
  • Art credits
  • Index
  • ch. 3.
Control code
2077580
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 532 p.
Isbn
9780802713759
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001056767
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48558782
  • (OCoLC)48558782

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