The Resource Dead Wake : the Last Crossing of the Lusitania, Erik Larson

Dead Wake : the Last Crossing of the Lusitania, Erik Larson

Label
Dead Wake : the Last Crossing of the Lusitania
Title
Dead Wake
Title remainder
the Last Crossing of the Lusitania
Statement of responsibility
Erik Larson
Title variation
Last crossing of the Lusitania
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author and master of narrative non-fiction comes the enthralling story of the sinking of the Lusitania, published to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the disaster On May 1 1915, a luxury ocean liner as richly appointed as an English country house sailed out of New York, bound for Liverpool, carrying a record number of children and infants. The passengers were anxious. Germany had declared the seas around Britain to be a war zone, and for months, its U-boats had brought terror to the North Atlantic. But the Lusitania was one of the era's great tran
Summary
The author of <i>In the Garden of Beasts</i> presents a 100th-anniversary chronicle of the sinking of the<i>Lusitania</i> that discusses the factors that led to the tragedy and the contributions of such figures as President Wilson, bookseller Charles Lauriat and architect Theodate Pope Riddle
Writing style
Award
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2015.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2016.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10403813
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Erik
Dewey number
940.4514
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D592.L8
LC item number
.L37 2015eb
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1190
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lusitania (Steamship)
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Shipping
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the last crossing of the Lusitania
Label
Dead Wake : the Last Crossing of the Lusitania, Erik Larson
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2BD29EFF-DE13-44B3-BDB1-AF6C711E31FE
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • About the Author; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; CONTENTS; MAP; MINING SUSPENSE; A WORD FROM THE CAPTAIN; PART I; LUSITANIA; WASHINGTON; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; WASHINGTON; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; PART II; U-20; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; QUEENSTOWN; LONDON; U-20; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; U-20; LONDON; BERLIN; WASHINGTON; LUSITANIA; U-20; ROOM 40; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; LONDON; WASHINGTON; BERLIN; U-20; PART III; THE IRISH SEA; LONDON; WASHINGTON; THE IRISH SEA; LUSITANIA; U-20; PART IV; LUSITANIA
  • Lusitaniau-20; lusitania; lusitania; all points; lusitania; u-20; lusitania; queenstown; part v; london; washington; berlin; london; epilogue; sources and acknowledgments; notes; bibliography
Control code
ocn908065373
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (448 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925113709
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2BD29EFF-DE13-44B3-BDB1-AF6C711E31FE
System control number
(OCoLC)908065373
Label
Dead Wake : the Last Crossing of the Lusitania, Erik Larson
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2BD29EFF-DE13-44B3-BDB1-AF6C711E31FE
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • About the Author; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; CONTENTS; MAP; MINING SUSPENSE; A WORD FROM THE CAPTAIN; PART I; LUSITANIA; WASHINGTON; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; WASHINGTON; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; PART II; U-20; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; QUEENSTOWN; LONDON; U-20; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; ROOM 40; U-20; LONDON; BERLIN; WASHINGTON; LUSITANIA; U-20; ROOM 40; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; U-20; LUSITANIA; LONDON; WASHINGTON; BERLIN; U-20; PART III; THE IRISH SEA; LONDON; WASHINGTON; THE IRISH SEA; LUSITANIA; U-20; PART IV; LUSITANIA
  • Lusitaniau-20; lusitania; lusitania; all points; lusitania; u-20; lusitania; queenstown; part v; london; washington; berlin; london; epilogue; sources and acknowledgments; notes; bibliography
Control code
ocn908065373
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (448 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925113709
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2BD29EFF-DE13-44B3-BDB1-AF6C711E31FE
System control number
(OCoLC)908065373

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