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Titanic : voices from the disaster

Author: Deborah Hopkinson; Scholastic Press,
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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On April 15, 1912, the magnificent ocean liner the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and sank beneath the icy North Atlantic seas. Hopkinson weaves together archival photographs and the voices of real Titanic survivors and witnesses to the disaster to bring the horrors of that terrible night to life. There's nine-year-old Frankie Goldsmith; Violet Jessop, a young stewardess; Archibald Gracie, a well-to-do gentleman;  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Literature
Local author
Young adult nonfiction
Juvenile works
1040L
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Hopkinson; Scholastic Press,
ISBN: 9780545116756 0545116759 9780545116749 0545116740 9780545436779 054543677X
OCLC Number: 706465822
Notes: "Book design by Phil Falco"--Title page verso.
Awards: Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Honor Book, 2013.
Target Audience: 1040
Description: 289 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Diagram of the ship --
Setting sail --
A floating palace --
A peaceful Sunday --
"Iceberg right ahead." --
Impact! --
In the radio room: "It's a CQD OM." --
A light in the distance --
Women and children first --
The last boats --
In the water --
"She's gone." --
A long, cold night --
Rescue at dawn --
Aftermath: the end of all hope --
Discovering the Titanic --
Glossary --
People in this book --
Other famous Titanic figures --
Survivor letters from the Carpathia --
Titanic timeline --
Be a Titanic researcher: find out more --
Titanic facts and figures --
From the British wreck commissioner's final report, 1912 --
Titanic: the lifeboat launching sequence reexamined --
Titanic statistics: who lived and who died.
Responsibility: by Deborah Hopkinson.

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On April 15, 1912, the magnificent ocean liner the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and sank beneath the icy North Atlantic seas. Hopkinson weaves together archival photographs and the voices of real Titanic survivors and witnesses to the disaster to bring the horrors of that terrible night to life. There's nine-year-old Frankie Goldsmith; Violet Jessop, a young stewardess; Archibald Gracie, a well-to-do gentleman; Charlotte Collyer, a young mother on her way to start a new life; and others.

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