Eyewitness Series: Shipwreck, 1st Edition

  • Richard Platt
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  • ISBN-10: 0756667771
  • ISBN-13: 9780756667771
  • DDC: 910.4
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 11th Grade
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2005 | Published/Released November 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2005

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Rocks, Wrecks, and Rescues.
2: Hazards of the Sea.
3: Ancient Wrecks.
4: First Quests for Wrecks.
5: Far Eastern Junks.
6: Raising the Mary Rose.
7: British Shipwrecks.
8: Wreck of the Armada.
9: Lost in Lake Ontario.
10: Unveiling the Vasa.
11: “Unsinkable” Titanic.
12: Oil Tanker Disasters.
13: Navigation.
14: Guiding Lights.
15: Communications.
16: Shipwreck Survivors.
17: Air and Sea Rescues.
18: Lifeboat Equipment.
19: Early Diving.
20: Scuba Diving.
21: Deep-Sea Exploration.
22: Wreck Location and Recovery.
23: Life on Board Ship.
24: Lost Cargoes.
25: Reconstruction and Preservation.
26: The Art of Sipwrecks.
27: Did You Know?.
Timeline.
28: Find Out More.
Glossary.
Other Backmatter.
Index.
Acknowledgments.