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Title:
Thomas Andrews, voyage into history : Titanic secrets revealed thru the eyes of her builder
Author:
Barnes, William, 1953-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Gillette, N.J. : Edin Books, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xvii, 187 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781887010122
Format :
Book

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Central Library BL520.B37 A3 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

This spellbinding biography of the R.M.S. Titanic's historic builder, Thomas Andrews, takes readers from his boyhood on the cricket fields of Northern Ireland to his breathtaking final moments aboard a dying ship.


Table of Contents

Frank Baranowski, Ph.D.Robert G. Jarmon, M.D.Linda Nathanson, Ph.D.
Prefacep. vii
Acknowledgmentsp. x
Forewordp. xiii
Prologuep. xvi
1 Early Yearsp. 1
2 Apprenticep. 6
3 Money Menp. 13
4 The Good, the Bad and the Dangerousp. 16
5 Meetingp. 22
6 Transitionsp. 32
7 Warningp. 37
8 Voicesp. 42
9 Promisep. 50
10 Visionp. 54
11 Sleeping with the Wrong Womanp. 57
12 Addictionp. 65
13 The Irish Built Herp. 71
14 The Giftp. 76
15 Near Missesp. 85
16 Dreamp. 92
17 Cries in the Nightp. 105
18 Noises in the Nightp. 115
19 Bumps in the Nightp. 121
Epiloguep. 143
Afterwordp. 145
Bibliographyp. 184
Indexp. 185
About the Authorp. 187

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