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True sea stories

Author: Paul Aston
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub., 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents accounts of life at sea--tales of shipwrecks, captivity, voyages of discovery, adventure, and more. Set sail for some high seas adventures! Imagine spending days on the water awaiting rescue, or watching as pirates board your vessel. Relive the sinking of the Titanic, the mutiny on the Bounty, the search for the Lusitania, and the voyage of the Kon-Tiki. Find out how officials missed warnings of the attack  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Aston
ISBN: 0806996617 9780806996615
OCLC Number: 37187460
Description: 346 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Mary Bryant --
Long weekend at Ballycotton --
Discovery of Madeira --
Great tea race 1866 --
Justice before lunch and dinner --
So near, so far --
Gold is different --
You gotta blame someone --
New boat --
Sailing to Ithaca --
Congregation --
Noble corpse --
End of the adventure --
Kon-tiki --
Surgeon's boy --
Search for the Lustinania --
Cast adrift by mutineers --
Midgets and the mighty --
Diary --
Visitors --
Date with destiny --
Pearl diver --
Man with the glasses.
Responsibility: Paul Aston.

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Presents accounts of life at sea--tales of shipwrecks, captivity, voyages of discovery, adventure, and more. Set sail for some high seas adventures! Imagine spending days on the water awaiting rescue, or watching as pirates board your vessel. Relive the sinking of the Titanic, the mutiny on the Bounty, the search for the Lusitania, and the voyage of the Kon-Tiki. Find out how officials missed warnings of the attack on Pearl Harbor and experience the harrowing clipper race to the battle of Midway.

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