Seven Days to Disaster : The Sinking of the Lusitania. 1st US in dj.

By: HICKEY, Des and Gus Smith. SMITH, Gus.

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HICKEY, Des and Gus Smith. Seven Days to Disaster : The Sinking of the Lusitania. New York: G. P. Putnam's, (1981). First American Edition. Pp. (14),15-336,including maps to endpapers + [8] pp of plates. 8vo, black cloth spine with black paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "'Seven Days toDisaster' meticulously retraces the Lusitania's last voyage, gives firstha nd accounts from survivors, and reveals new facts about German saboteurs inNew York and a mutiny on board the U-boat which sank her."-from the dust j acket. Contents: 1. Embarkation; 2. Premonitions; 3. The Warning; 4. A Scratch Crew; 5. 'Every Precaution'; 6. The War Zone; 7. Beyond Sandy Hook; 8. Through the Fog; 9. Orders to Zigzag; 10. Painting the Boats; 11. The Turk's Head; 12. 'U-boats on the Doorstep'; 13. Danger Zone; 14. Land Signted; 15. A White Streak; 16. Distress Call; 17. Boat Stations; 18. The Last Wave;19. Ring of Foam; 20. The Bluebell; 21. Town of the Dead; 22. The Riots; 2 3. 'Wilful Murder'; 24. The Inquiry; 25. Table at L├╝chow's; 26. Survivors; 27. 'Is That You, Bisset?' Vg in spine-nicked, unclipped dj. 20.00

Title: Seven Days to Disaster : The Sinking of the Lusitania. 1st US in dj.

Author Name: HICKEY, Des and Gus Smith. SMITH, Gus.

Categories: 78,

Publisher: Putnam's, New York, 1981, ISBN:0399126996:

Seller ID: 55751

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