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Discover the Titanic - By Eric Kentley - 0789420201

Discover the Titanic - By Eric Kentley

Title: Discover the Titanic
Author: Eric Kentley
Format: Hardcover: 32 pages
Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.
Published: September 1, 2001
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0789420201
ISBN-13: 978-0789420206

Book Description

An exciting new way to explore the world's most famous shipwreck. You have been selected to go on a salvage trip to the wreck of the Titanic. Join the team that will journey down to the bottom of the ocean. Find the wreck by satellite navigation. Travel down the wreckage site in a submersible. Learn about the history of the Titanic as you explore. Raise and restore the Titanic's treasures. Spectacular, easy-to-make 3-D model. Pull-out and life-the-flap sections help children explore this impressive ocean liner.

Book Synopsis

The reader is asked to adopt the role of a marine archaeologist exploring the sea for the wreckage of the Titanic. Features die-cut cardboard shapes which can be assembled into a model of the Titanic complete with pull-out and lift-the-flap sections.

About the Author

Dr. Eric Kentley is a curator at the National Maritime Museum. In 1994 he took part in the RMS Titanic/IFREMER expedition to the Titanic wreck.

Library of Congress Catalog Listing

LC control no.: 97019657
Type of material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
Personal name: Kentley, Eric.
Main title: Discover the Titanic / Eric Kentley.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Published/Created: New York, N.Y. : DK Pub., 1997.
Description: 30 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 29 cm. + 1 3-D model of the Titanic
ISBN: 0789420201
Summary: The reader is asked to adopt the role of a marine archaeologist exploring the sea for the wreckage of the Titanic. Features die-cut cardboard shapes which can be assembled into a model of the Titanic complete with pull-out and lift-the-flap sections.
Notes: Includes index.
Subjects: Titanic (Steamship) --Juvenile literature.
Titanic (Steamship)
Shipwrecks --North Atlantic Ocean --Juvenile literature.
Shipwrecks.
Underwater archaeology.
Series: DK action book
LC classification: G530.T6 S84 1997
Dewey class no.: 910/.916/4
Geographic area code: ln-----

 

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