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The Resource Ghost ships : true stories of nautical nightmares, hauntings, and disasters, Richard Winer

Ghost ships : true stories of nautical nightmares, hauntings, and disasters, Richard Winer

Label
Ghost ships : true stories of nautical nightmares, hauntings, and disasters
Title
Ghost ships
Title remainder
true stories of nautical nightmares, hauntings, and disasters
Statement of responsibility
Richard Winer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author has collected "a hundred years' worth of shipboard hauntings, mysteries, and catastrophes passed on from one generation of seafarers to the next," demonstrating that the real mysteries of the sea are even stranger than fiction
Cataloging source
NTG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winer, Richard
Dewey number
910.4/52
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • G525
  • VA58.4*
LC item number
.W7354 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shipwrecks
  • Sea stories
  • Supernatural
  • Sea stories
  • Shipwrecks
  • Supernatural
Label
Ghost ships : true stories of nautical nightmares, hauntings, and disasters, Richard Winer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-268)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The ship of doom -- Without a trace -- The Queen's phantom guests -- The jinxed battleship -- Cyclops -- No joy aboard the Joyita -- The mail came through -- but the crew didn't -- Skeletons at sea -- Floating caskets -- A possible impossibility -- The great wave of death -- The ghost ship -- The Coast Guard's encounters with the bizarre -- Mona, the Isle of mystery -- Paradise unreached -- The galloping ghost of the Java Coast -- The Devil's Jaw -- The ghost and the lighthouse -- Titanic : a truth stranger than the truth -- Another ghost ship -- Revenge of the sea -- Ghosts at sea -- The sinking ships of the Rising Sun -- The greatest sailor of them all -- Ghost guard to the rescue -- Seagoing celebrities and their ghosts -- Ghosts on the Mississippi -- Phantom vessels -- The phantom of the Forrestal -- The death ships -- The southern oceans -- A typhoon that almost changed the history of the United States -- Death under the waves
Control code
ocm44612965
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
xiii, 268 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780425175484
Lccn
00709489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)44612965
Label
Ghost ships : true stories of nautical nightmares, hauntings, and disasters, Richard Winer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-268)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The ship of doom -- Without a trace -- The Queen's phantom guests -- The jinxed battleship -- Cyclops -- No joy aboard the Joyita -- The mail came through -- but the crew didn't -- Skeletons at sea -- Floating caskets -- A possible impossibility -- The great wave of death -- The ghost ship -- The Coast Guard's encounters with the bizarre -- Mona, the Isle of mystery -- Paradise unreached -- The galloping ghost of the Java Coast -- The Devil's Jaw -- The ghost and the lighthouse -- Titanic : a truth stranger than the truth -- Another ghost ship -- Revenge of the sea -- Ghosts at sea -- The sinking ships of the Rising Sun -- The greatest sailor of them all -- Ghost guard to the rescue -- Seagoing celebrities and their ghosts -- Ghosts on the Mississippi -- Phantom vessels -- The phantom of the Forrestal -- The death ships -- The southern oceans -- A typhoon that almost changed the history of the United States -- Death under the waves
Control code
ocm44612965
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
xiii, 268 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780425175484
Lccn
00709489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)44612965

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