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What sank the world's biggest ship? : and other questions about - the Titanic

Author: Mary Kay Carson
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., Inc., ©2012.
Series: Good question.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A book that answers "must-know" questions about the building, launching, and tragic sinking of the most famous ship of all time.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Kay Carson
ISBN: 9781402787331 1402787332 9781402796272 1402796277 9781451761825 1451761821 9780329933210 0329933213
OCLC Number: 725298374
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm.
Contents: What sunk the world's biggest ship? --
Why was the Titanic so big? --
Why did everyone think the Titanic was unsinkable? --
Did cheap parts help sink the Titanic? --
Where were the ship's binoculars? --
Which month has the most icebergs? --
What was it like to travel first class aboard the Titanic? --
Did the telegraph operator ignore an important message? --
How could an iceberg appear out of nowhere --
Did the Titanic crash into the iceberg? --
Did the passengers panic? --
Why didn't everyone just get in the lifeboats? --
What did the people left behind do? --
Why did the Titanic crack in two? --
What happened to the stranded passengers? --
Did anyone survive? --
Who lived and who died? --
Did anyone get into trouble? --
Where is the Titanic now? --
After 100 years, why do people still care? --
Titanic timeline.
Series Title: Good question.
Responsibility: [Mary Kay Carson].

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