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Tidewrack: Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories from the Age of the Wooden Ship. First Edition

By: CUNNINGHAM, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S. , 1994, ISBN:0889995397:

Seller ID: 18300


CUNNINGHAM, Robert. Tidewrack : Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories fromthe Age of the Wooden Ship. Hantsport, N.S. : Lancelot Press, (1994). Firs t Printing. Pp (3),4-210,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue, white andbeige card covers. A Maritime nautical miscellany, treating early French a nd English exploration and colonization of the region; the Navigation Acts and the beginnings of local shipbuilding; Prince Henry Sinclair's alleged visit to Nova Scotia as well as that of Saint Brendan (the latter introducing an interesting discussion of dug-out boat construction in the region); th... View more info

Tidewrack: Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories from the Age of the Wooden Ship. First Edition, Signed

By: CUNNINGHAM, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, N.S. , 1994, ISBN:0889995397:

Seller ID: 70745


CUNNINGHAM, Robert. Tidewrack : Neglected Facts and Intriguing Stories fromthe Age of the Wooden Ship. Hantsport, N.S. : Lancelot Press, (1994). Firs t Printing. Pp (3),4-210,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue, white andbeige card covers. A Maritime nautical miscellany, treating early French a nd English exploration and colonization of the region; the Navigation Acts and the beginnings of local shipbuilding; Prince Henry Sinclair's alleged visit to Nova Scotia as well as that of Saint Brendan (the latter introducing an interesting discussion of dug-out boat construction in the region); th... View more info

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Till We Meet Again : The Sinking of the Empress of Ireland. First Edition.

By: WOOD, Herbert P.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Image Publishing, Toronto, 1982, ISBN:0919357148: 1982

Seller ID: 18659

ISBN: 0919357148


WOOD, Herbert P. Till We Meet Again : The Sinking of the Empress of Ireland. Toronto : Image Publishing Inc., (1982). First Edition. Pp. (12),13-186,(2). Illustrated with 28 b&w photos in the text. 8vo, art-illustrated blue card covers. The story of Canada's worst marine disaster. "In the dead of night, the beautiful Empress of Ireland, the last word in luxury ocean-going liners, sank into the icy waters of the St. Lawrence River, snuffing out the lives of over a thousand souls. In the early hours of May 29, in the year of 1914, fog enveloped the two ships ... View more info

Titanic & Her Sisters Olympic & Britannic. in dustjacket

By: McCLUSKIE, Tom SHARPE, Michael. MARRIOTT, Leo.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Prospero Books, London, 1998, ISBN:1552672735:

Seller ID: 44877


McCLUSKIE, Tom, Michael SHARPE and Leo MARRIOTT. Titanic & Her Sisters Olympic & Britannic. (London) : Prospero Books, (1998). Pp. (7),8-512. 4to, illustrated grey card-covered boards in like jacket. A fat, well-illustrated chronicle of the famous sister ships issued in the wake of the James Cameronfilm. "At the end of the 20th century, nearly 80 years after her demise, t he Titanic is the most notorious ship ever to have taken to the sea. Her tragic story has fascinated every generation from the time, even before her sinking. [...] It is less widely known that she was the second of three ... View more info

Titanic : The Canadian Connection. pbk.

By: BOUTIN, Lanny True Canadian Amazing Stories: History series)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Altitude Publishing, Canmore, AB, 2006, ISBN:9781554391264:

Seller ID: 96285


BOUTIN, Lanny. Titanic : The Canadian Connection. (Canmore, AB: Altitude Publishing, 2006). Pp. [1]-144. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. A volume inthe True Canadian Amazing Stories: History series. "The ill-fated maiden v oyage of the great 'unsinkable ship,' carrying with it the hopes and dreamsof humankind in its massive decks and luxurious cabins, may have started i n England, but it ended in catastrophe and despair off the coast of Halifax, Canada. A touching reminder of the fallibility of man-made machines, the repercussions of the loss of the Titanic are still felt today. This hea... View more info

Titanic : The Death and Life of a Legend.

By: Titanic DAVIE, Michael

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1987, ISBN:0394558162:

Seller ID: 82497


(Titanic). DAVIE, Michael. Titanic : The Death and Life of a Legend. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1987. First American Edition. Pp (2),[i]-xvii,(1),[1]-245,(7),+ 10 pp plates. 8vo, black cloth spine, tan paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Spine rubbed, some pencil marks in text and four pages of pencled notes at rear, else very good in chipped and rubbed, but unclipped, dustjacket. 18.50 View more info

Titanic : The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship.

By: TIBBALLS, Geoff.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest Association, Pleasantville, N.Y./Montreal , 1998, ISBN:0895779536:

Seller ID: 84811


TIBBALLS, Geoff. The Titanic : The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship. Pleasantville, N.Y./Montreal : Reader's Digest Association, Inc., (July1998). Fifth Printing. Pp [1]-128. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. 4to, illustrated card covers. Very good. 14.00 View more info

Titanic : The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship. Raincoast ed.

By: TIBBALLS, Geoff.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Raincoast Books, Vancouver, 1998, ISBN:1551920913:

Seller ID: 96158


TIBBALLS, Geoff. The Titanic : The Extraordinary Story of the Unsinkable Ship. Vancouver: Raincoast Books, (1997). Pp [1]-128. Illustrated. Index. Double Column. 4to, illustrated dark blue card covers with cream spine. Contents: Introduction: The Lure and the Lore [What is it about the Titanic that has so captivated the world? It has added words to the language and is synonymous with tragedy. The introduction investigates the coincidences, premonitions and mystery that surround the tragedy of the Titanic]; 1. The Biggest Ship in the World [Prior to the Titanic's maiden voyage, the media intere... View more info

Titanic : The Truth Behind the Disaster. in dj.

By: THRESH, Peter

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Crescent Books, New York, 1992, ISBN:0517066998:

Seller ID: 66621


THRESH, Peter. Titanic : The Truth Behind the Disaster . NY: Crescent Books, (1992). Pp. (1)-80. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated blue card covered boards in like jacket. Black marks to ffep, else vg in dj. 14.00 View more info

Titanic Adventure : One Woman's True Life Voyage Down to the Legendary Ocean Liner. in dj.

By: CARTER, Jennifer and Joel HIRSCHHORN HIRSCHHORN, Joel BUCKLEY, William F., Jr., foreword

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New Horizon Press, Far Hills, NJ, 1999, ISBN:0882821709:

Seller ID: 96302


CARTER, Jennifer and Joel HIRSCHHORN. Titanic Adventure : One Woman's True Life Voyage Down to the Legendary Ocean Liner . Foreword by William F. Buckley, Jr. (Far Hills, NJ: New Horizon Press, 1999). Pp. [i]-xvi,1-324, + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, black paper covered boards with metallic blue lettering to spine. "This extraordinary journey takes Jennifer Carter from an ordinary life as a bank clerk and mother of three to the bottom of theocean as the commander of an otherwise all male French/American expedition to the 'unsinkable' ocean liner. There, Carter becomes the first woman ... View more info

Titanic and her Era.

By: Titanic GROFF, John M. and Jane E. ALLEN.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia Maritime Museum, Philadelphia, 1982, ISBN:0913346071:

Seller ID: 81192


(Titanic). GROFF, John M. and Jane E. ALLEN. The Titanic and her Era. Edited by Philip Chadwick Foster Smith. (Philadelphia) : Philadelphia Maritime Museum, 1982. Pp [1]-32. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated red stapled card covers. “Early in 1982, as the seventieth anniversary of the Titanic tragedy approached, the Philadelphia Maritime Museum designed and installed a specialexhibition to show the bulk of the Titanic Historical Society's collection . [...] This booklet, while not a catalogue, as such, of the Titanic exhibit, nonetheless presents in condensed form the basic facts concerning the ... View more info

Titanic and her Era.

By: Titanic ROSTRON, Arthur, Sir. HOWMAN, Margare

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Titanic Signals Archives, Westbury, Wiltshire, 1991, ISBN:0951819003:

Seller ID: 81767


(Titanic). ROSTRON, Arthur, Sir. The Loss of the Titanic. With an introduction by Mrs. Margaret Howman. Westbury, Wiltshire : Titanic Signals Archives, (1991). First Edition. Pp [i]-iii,(1),1-50.(2). Illustrated. Large 8vo, pale blue stapled card covers, printed in black. Contents : Editor's Note. Introduction. S.O.S. The Loss of the Titanic. Captain Rostron's Messages. Letter from Mr. Walter James Hawksford. Titanic and Vanity Fair. Did You Know? Guide to further reading. A few minor pencil marks, else very good. 150.00 View more info

Titanic and the Making of James Cameron : The Inside Story of the Three-Year Adventure That Rewrote Motion Picture History. 1st pbk.

By: Titanic). PARISI, Paula PARISI, Paula CAMERON, James

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Newmarket Press, New York, 1998, ISBN:1557043655:

Seller ID: 26483


(Titanic). PARISI, Paula. Titanic and the Making of James Cameron : The Inside Story of the Three-Year Adventure That Rewrote Motion Picture History. New York: Newmarket Press, (1998). Pp. (6),[1]-234, + 16 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. 8vo, white card covers. Vg. 14.00 View more info

Titanic at Two A.M. : Final Events Surrounding the Doomed Liner : An Illustrated Narrative with Survivor Accounts. 3rd pr in dj.

By: QUINN, Paul J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fantail, Saco, ME, 1997, ISBN:0965520935:

Seller ID: 96250


QUINN, Paul J. Titanic at Two A.M. : Final Events Surrounding the Doomed Liner : An Illustrated Narrative with Survivor Accounts . Saco, ME: Fantail, (October 1997). Third Printing. Pp. (6),7-128. Illustrated. Triple column. Oblong 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. This volume "describesthe suspenseful minutes leading up to the final dramatic plunge of the shi p, with fifteen color illustrations and numerous black and white photographs. Survivor accounts throughout the book will put you up front and close tothe final events of a tragedy which has become a legend." - from th... View more info

Titanic Disaster : Report of the Committee on Commerce United States Senatepursuant to S. Res. 283 directing the Committee on Commerce to Investigate the Causes Leading to the Wreck of the White Star Liner Titanic

By: Titanic

Price: $75.00

Publisher: 7 C's Press, Inc., for the Titanic Historical Society, Inc., Riverside, CT , 1975, ISBN:0911962148:

Seller ID: 81519


(Titanic). “Titanic” Disaster : Report of the Committee on Commerce United States Senate pursuant to S. Res. 283 directing the Committee on Commerce to Investigate the Causes Leading to the Wreck of the White Star Liner 'Titanic,' together with speeches thereon by Senator William Alden Smith of Michigan and Senator Isidor Rayner of Maryland. Riverside, CT : 7 C's Press, Inc., for the Titanic Historical Society, Inc., (1975). Pp (8),1-92. Illustrated. 8vo, stapled printed tan card covers. Originally published Washington,1912, as 62d Congress, 2d Session, Senate, Report No. 806. Additional M... View more info

Titanic in a New Light. in dj.

By: MACINNIS, Joseph, Dr

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thomasson-Grant, Charlottesville, VA, 1992, ISBN:1565660250:

Seller ID: 95172


MACINNIS, Joseph, Dr. Titanic in a New Light. Charlottesville, VA: Thomasson-Grant, (1992). Pp 96. Large 8vo, blue faux-leather boards. A companion book to the fascinating IMAX film Titanica, which chronicles a joint Russian,American, and Canadian dive made on the wreck in 1990. Very good in lightl y rubbed, verso-spotted, unclipped dust jacket 20.00 View more info

Titanic in a New Light. pbk.

By: MACINNIS, Joseph, Dr

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Thomasson-Grant, 1992, ISBN:1565660218:

Seller ID: 27977


MACINNIS, Joseph, Dr. Titanic in a New Light. Charlottesville, VA: Thomasson-Grant, (1992). Pp. (8),[9]-96. Large 8vo, ill. blue card covers. A companion book to the fascinating IMAX film Titanica, which chronicles a joint Russian, American, and Canadian dive made on the wreck in 1990. Sticker to bottom left corner of front cover, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Titanic Myth : The Californian Incident. 2nd ed in dj. signed.

By: HARRISON, Leslie

Price: $100.00

Publisher: S.P.A. Ltd., Hanley Swan, Worcestershire, 1992, ISBN:1854211846:

Seller ID: 64792


HARRISON, Leslie. A Titanic Myth : The Californian Incident. (Hanley Swan, Worcestershire: The S.P.A. Ltd., 1992). Second Edition. Pp. (1)-287,[1]. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A presentation ofthe account of the sinking of the Titanic based largely on the memories of Captain Stanley Lord of the Californian, who was condemned of being respon sible for many of the deaths for failing to respond quickly to the sinking of the Titanic. The second part of the book forcuses on the author's efforts to clear Lord's name of responsibility for the increased death toll, and ... View more info

Titanic Story : Hard Choices, Dangerous Decisions. pbk.

By: COX, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Open Court, Chicago, 1999, ISBN:0812693965:

Seller ID: 96280


COX, Stephen. The Titanic Story : Hard Choices, Dangerous Decisions . Chicago: Open Court, (1999). Pp. (6),vii-xx,1-152,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. "We all think we know the Titanic story: it is one of the dominant myths of our age, a universal symbol of humanity's plight in the world of modern technology. Yet nearly all the obvious conclusions about the Titanic are either plainly wrong or highly debatable. The disaster was not caused by arrogance, greed, or reckless speed, and would not have been averted by provision of more lifeboats. Not only does Stephen Cox r... View more info

Titanic Survivor : The newly discovered memoirs of Violet Jessop who survived both the Titanic and Britannic disasters. 1st US in dj

By: JESSOP, Violet MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, NY, 1997, ISBN:1574090356:

Seller ID: 63778


JESSOP, Violet. Titanic Survivor : The newly discovered memoirs of Violet Jessop who survived both the Titanic and Britannic disasters. Introduced, edited and annotated by John Maxtone-Graham. (Dobbs Ferry, NY) : Sheridan House, (1997). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-x,1-238. Illustrated. 8vo, red cloth spine, tan boards. "Violet Jessop was probably the only rescued person with a toothbrush after the Britannic struck a mine and sank. But then she had been on Titanic four years earlier and remembered what she had missed... [...] After a childhood in Argentina and formative years in England, sh... View more info