Sea Disasters: The Truth Behind the Tragedies Keith Eastlake

ISBN: 9781840440256

Published: September 1st 1999

Hardcover

96 pages


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Sea Disasters: The Truth Behind the Tragedies  by  Keith Eastlake

Sea Disasters: The Truth Behind the Tragedies by Keith Eastlake
September 1st 1999 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, ZIP | 96 pages | ISBN: 9781840440256 | 10.69 Mb

The sea is an unforgiving arena where the slightest error can spell certain disaster. Over the last century, hundreds of ships have met their watery graves as the result of human error, mechanical Failure, acts of aggression, or the awesome power ofMoreThe sea is an unforgiving arena where the slightest error can spell certain disaster.

Over the last century, hundreds of ships have met their watery graves as the result of human error, mechanical Failure, acts of aggression, or the awesome power of the sea itself. Each of the 50 disasters chronicled and illustrated in this fascinating book is vividly related.

From the sinking of the USS Maine off of Cuba in 1898, the tragedy of the Titanic in 1912, the grounding of the tanker Exxon Valdez in 1989, and the Acille Lauro fire of 1994, derailed explanations, along with photographs and artwork, outline the causes and human dramas behind each disaster.



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