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Building the Titanic

an epic of the creation of history"s most famous ocean liner

by Rod Green

  • 162 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Reader"s Digest in Pleasantville, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northern Ireland,
  • Belfast
    • Subjects:
    • Titanic (Steamship) -- Design and construction.,
    • Shipbuilding -- Northern Ireland -- Belfast -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementRod Green.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVM383.T57 G74 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3422575M
      ISBN 100762106891
      LC Control Number2005044307


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