DK Eyewitness Books: Titanic (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jan 30, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 72 pages
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Help your child learn about the Titanic.

From how this 'virtually unsinkable' vessel ended up on the bottom of the sea to the treasures which lay undiscovered for decades; let your child discover all about how triumph turned to tragedy as the Titanic sank to its watery grave.

  

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Contents

6 Overseas travel
6
8 Building the Titanic
8
10 Fast and unsinkable?
10
12 RMS Titanic
12
16 Fine fixtures
16
18 Captain and crew
18
20 Predicting the tragedy
20
22 Maiden voyage
22
40 Heroes and heroines
40
42 Racing to the rescue
42
44 Awaiting news
44
46 Lost and found
46
48 Lessons learned
48
50 End of an era
50
52 Search and discovery
52
54 Pieces of the puzzle
54

24 Firstclass travel
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26 Secondclass travel
26
28 Thirdclass travel
28
30 Atlantic crossing
30
32 A deadly collision
32
34 To the lifeboats
34
36 Slowly sinking
36
38 The final moments
38
56 Neverending story
56
58 Did you know?
58
60 Timeline
60
62 Find out more
62
64 Glossary
64
70 Index
70
72 Acknowledgments
72
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