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Dead wake : the last crossing of the Lusitania

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: [New York] : Random House Large Print, [2015]
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Larson presents a 100th-anniversary chronicle of the sinking of the Lusitania. He discusses the factors that led to the tragedy, and the contributions of such figures as President Wilson, bookseller Charles Lauriat and architect Theodate Pope Riddle.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erik Larson
ISBN: 9780804194617 0804194610
OCLC Number: 883132152
Description: 672 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Contents: Mining suspense --
A word from the captain --
"Bloody monkeys" --
Jump rope and caviar --
Dead wake --
The black soul --
The sea of secrets --
Epilogue: personal effects.
Other Titles: Last crossing of the Lusitania
Responsibility: by Erik Larson.

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Larson presents a 100th-anniversary chronicle of the sinking of the Lusitania. He discusses the factors that led to the tragedy, and the contributions of such figures as President Wilson, bookseller Charles Lauriat and architect Theodate Pope Riddle.

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