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Lifeboats

Grant Uden

Lifeboats

a survey of their history and present state of development.

by Grant Uden

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPocket histories
The Physical Object
Pagination89p.,ill.,19cm
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20359920M

  The last three books are much more a case of a moment of history, what happened almost by accident or coincidence, like being in the same elevator or lifeboat. Michael Ondaatje Book . hardback book to accompany the series was published in Naturally, the series and the book touched upon Titanic and ‘the most glaring aspect of the tragedy’: the ‘lack of lifeboats’.File Size: 4MB.

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