Titanic's Last Secrets

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Titanic's Last Secrets: The Further Adventures of Shadow Divers John Chatterton and Richie Kohler Cover Image
ISBN: 9780446582049
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Published: Twelve - October 6th, 2009

The discovery of a ribbon of steel apart from Titanic's two main bodies of wreckage prompted new theories as to what happened to the ship when it collided with ice in 1912. Among the many startling conclusions in this reexamination of the disaster is the probability that the White Star Line was aware of possible structural weaknesses in their new superliners. Dives to Titanic's sister ship, the ill-fated Britannic, at the bottom of the Aegean Sea, reinforces some of the speculation. A fascinating read. ~ Reviewed by Alden Graves

The Rutland Road

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The Rutland Road: Second Edition (New York State) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780815604563
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Published: Syracuse University Press - March 1st, 1997

Jim Shaughnessy is well known throughout the rail fan community as one of the premier scholars of New England Railroading. Jim manages to marry fine attention to detail and technical accuracy in a book which is accessible to all. The Rutland Road is a book that anyone interested in the unique and fascinating story of one of America's most storied roads should pick up. It is the definative short work on the Rutland Railroad and it is also a pleasure to read. ~ Reviewed by Cheryl Cornwell

A Unit of Water, A Unit of Time

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ISBN: 9780671785260
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Published: Washington Square Press - May 1st, 2000

A poignant and inspiring story of sailboat designer Joel White's final year and his attempt to build his masterpiece. White was the son of E.B. White and Katherine White. ~ Reviewed by Bob Gray



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