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The Resource Torpedoed : the true story of the World War II sinking of "The Children's Ship", Deborah Heiligman

Torpedoed : the true story of the World War II sinking of "The Children's Ship", Deborah Heiligman

Label
Torpedoed : the true story of the World War II sinking of "The Children's Ship"
Title
Torpedoed
Title remainder
the true story of the World War II sinking of "The Children's Ship"
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Heiligman
Title variation
True story of the World War II sinking of "The Children's Ship"
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A true account of the attack and sinking of the passenger ship SS City of Benares, which was evacuating children from England during WWII."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heiligman, Deborah
Dewey number
940.54/293
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 10-14
LC call number
D772.C46
LC item number
H45 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City of Benares (Ship)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Shipwrecks
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Torpedoed : the true story of the World War II sinking of "The Children's Ship", Deborah Heiligman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The noise of war -- Sailing to safety -- A floating palace -- Desserts and drills -- Wish me luck as you wave me goodbye -- Secrets at sea -- U-boat 48 -- September 17, 1940 -- It's only a torpedo -- Fate's hand -- The middle of the Atlantic -- The lounge -- A long green tunnel -- Ships cry -- The longest night -- Break of day -- Best possible speed -- The hurricane -- Phoenixes -- "In spite of all the precautions" -- Lifeboat 12 -- I spy nothing -- Perils at sea -- British heroes don't snivel -- Hope is a fine feather of smoke -- Darkest hours -- Illusions, delusions, more nightmares -- And on the eighth day... -- A watery grave
Control code
on1121186152
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 292 pages
Isbn
9781627795548
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2019002536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1121186152
Label
Torpedoed : the true story of the World War II sinking of "The Children's Ship", Deborah Heiligman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The noise of war -- Sailing to safety -- A floating palace -- Desserts and drills -- Wish me luck as you wave me goodbye -- Secrets at sea -- U-boat 48 -- September 17, 1940 -- It's only a torpedo -- Fate's hand -- The middle of the Atlantic -- The lounge -- A long green tunnel -- Ships cry -- The longest night -- Break of day -- Best possible speed -- The hurricane -- Phoenixes -- "In spite of all the precautions" -- Lifeboat 12 -- I spy nothing -- Perils at sea -- British heroes don't snivel -- Hope is a fine feather of smoke -- Darkest hours -- Illusions, delusions, more nightmares -- And on the eighth day... -- A watery grave
Control code
on1121186152
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 292 pages
Isbn
9781627795548
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2019002536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1121186152

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