Sinking of the Eastland : America's Forgotten Tragedy.

By: BONANSINGA, Jay.

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BONANSINGA, Jay. The Sinking of the Eastland : America's Forgotten Tragedy.(New York) : Citadel Press, (2004). First Printing. Pp [i]-viii,[1]-280,+ 16 pp plates. Index. 8vo, red cloth spine, tan paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. The S.S. Eastland was a passenger ship based in Chicago and used for tours. On 24 July 1915 the ship rolled over while tied to a dock in the Chicago River. A total of 844 passengers and crew were killed in what was to become the largest loss of life disaster from a single shipwreck on the Great Lakes. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 16.00

Title: Sinking of the Eastland : America's Forgotten Tragedy.

Author Name: BONANSINGA, Jay.

Categories: 72,

Publisher: Citadel Press, New York, 2004, ISBN:0806526289:

Seller ID: 84473

Keywords: NAUTICAL GREAT LAKES SHIPWRECKS STEAMSHIP CHICAGO SHIPS SHIIPING HISTORY DISASTER ILLINOIS UNITED STATES,