The Lusitania: Finally the Startling Truth about One of the Most Fateful of All Disasters of the Sea

By: SIMPSON, Colin

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On May 7, 1915, the German U-boat 20 torpedoed and sank the "unarmed" passenger liner Lusitania off the coast of Ireland, killing some 1200 men, women, and children--many of them Americans. The world raged at the barbarity of the Kaiser and the German people, and the act did much to precipitate the later entrance of the United States into World War I. xii, 303 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and the two-toned cloth shows no wear. Unclipped dustjacket shows minor edge wear and a little surface rubbing. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 753g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight.

Title: The Lusitania: Finally the Startling Truth about One of the Most Fateful of All Disasters of the Sea

Author Name: SIMPSON, Colin

Categories: World War I, Maritime, Nautical, Naval,

Edition: Later Printing of 1972

Publisher: Boston, USA, Little Brown & Co (T): 1973

ISBN Number: 0316791784

ISBN Number 13: 9780316791786

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: About Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 052221

Keywords: WWI SHIPWRECKS SINKINGS LUSITANTIA SUBMARINES