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Atlantic disasters the Titanic and other victims of the North Atlantic by Richard Garrett

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Published by Buchan & Enright in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • North Atlantic Ocean.

Subjects:

  • Titanic (Steamship),
  • Shipwrecks -- North Atlantic Ocean.,
  • Aircraft accidents -- North Atlantic Ocean.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementRichard Garrett.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG530.T6 G37 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination286 p., [18] p. of plates :
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2330890M
ISBN 100907675573
LC Control Number86218485

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