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Shipwrecks : an encyclopedia of the world's worst disasters at sea

Author: David Ritchie
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author presents an encyclopedic look at hundreds of "famous and lesser-known nautical tragedies" and presents information on causes, legends, monuments, scientific details, and related writings, along with many cross references throughout the work.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Nonfiction
Encyclopédies
Dictionnaires anglais
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Ritchie
ISBN: 0816031630 9780816031634
OCLC Number: 32312179
Description: xi, 292 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: David Ritchie.
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Describes the historical background of the most famous shipwrecks around the world.  Read more...

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Note to researchers: The vessels mentioned in this book's index are included in the freely-accessible online database at http://ShipIndex.org. Use that site to explore more than 100,000 ship references from this and dozens of other books, journals, databases, and more. You'll find useful links back...
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