Discover the Titanic - By Eric Kentley - 0789420201Author: Eric Kentley
Format: Hardcover: 32 pages
Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.
Published: September 1, 2001
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.
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|
|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.|
|Subjects:||Titanic (Steamship) --Juvenile literature.|
|Shipwrecks --North Atlantic Ocean --Juvenile literature.|
|Series:||DK action book|
|LC classification:||G530.T6 S84 1997|
|Dewey class no.:||910/.916/4|
|Geographic area code:||ln-----|