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3 edition of Great Lakes shipwrecks & survivals. found in the catalog.

Great Lakes shipwrecks & survivals.

William Ratigan

Great Lakes shipwrecks & survivals.

by William Ratigan

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Eerdmans in Grand Rapids .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Lakes,
  • Great Lakes (North America)
    • Subjects:
    • Shipwrecks -- Great Lakes (North America),
    • Great Lakes -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPictures by Reynold H. Weidenaar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF551 .R3 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination333 p.
      Number of Pages333
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5415785M
      LC Control Number73007640

        Great Lakes Shipwrecks & Survivals by William Ratigan. Originally published in , updated in with a section on the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald, this was the book I was given in that inspired my Great Lakes wreck obsession.   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Great Lakes shipwrecks & survivals by William Ratigan, unknown edition, - 3d ed. Great Lakes shipwrecks & survivals (edition) | Open LibraryPages:

      Description. William Ratigan. This book tells the stories of the most spectacular shipwrecks on the Great Lakes. Though not a religious book, many individuals have enjoyed this as a wholesome book of general interest. pages; paper; Wm. B. Eerdmans. Buy a cheap copy of Great Lakes Shipwrecks & Survivals - 1st book. Free shipping over $ Buy a cheap copy of Great Lakes Shipwrecks & Survivals - 1st book. Free shipping over $ We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free.

      Buy Great Lakes Shipwrecks & Survivals at Pickup & delivery Some great stories, and the author does a great job of taking you back to another time on the lakes, but the book gets pretty repetitive after awhile, and in places seems to be just a very long list of wrecks. Not sure it's a fault of the style or just the 4/5(1). Julius F. Wolff Jr.'s Lake Superior shipwrecks by Jr. Julius F. Wolff waltzmn: Ratigan's book is a story of Great Lakes tales, and as such it is easy to read but not always a good a reference, at least for the shipwrecks of Lake Superior, Wolff's book is unparalleled and is unlikely ever to be replaced/5(1).


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Great Lakes Shipwrecks Survivals book. Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this breathtaking chronicle of the most spectac /5(17). Each Lake's storms, shipwrecks, fires, and rescues gets its own section within "Great Lakes Shipwrecks & Survivals." The last section of the book's third edition (which I own) is devoted to the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, the introduction of bulk freighters into the Lakes, and the extension of the shipping season/5(82).

Some great stories, and the author does a great job of taking you back to another time on the lakes, but the book gets pretty repetitive after awhile, and in places seems to be just a very long list of wrecks.

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