Author:MARTIN, Simon CRAWFORD, Alec]


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Other Titanic. 2nd pr, in dj


Price: $32.00

Publisher: David & Charles, 1980,:

Seller ID: 15592

MARTIN, Simon. The Other Titanic. Newton Abbot : David & Charles, (1980). Second Printing. Pp 207 + plates. 8vo, blue cloth. The story of the Oceanic,its shipwreck in 1914, and salvage in the 1970s. "In 1914, just after the outbreak of World War I, the greatest liner of its day, the White Star Liner Oceanic, struck a remote reef off Shetland and sank. This 'Queen of the Seas' was even more magnificently luxurious than the Titanic and, unlike her, a remarkable salvage operation was achieved some sixty years later by twoyoung and relatively inexperienced divers." - from the dust jacket. ... View more info