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Remember the Lusitania

by Diana Preston

  • 8 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Walker & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Naval operations,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Lusitania (Steamship),
  • Submarine

  • About the Edition

    An account of the World War I German torpedo attack on and sinking of the passenger liner, the Lusitania, describing the experiences of some of those involved.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 94) and index.

    StatementDiana Preston
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD592.L8 P75 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102 p. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24754200M
    ISBN 100802788467, 0802788475
    ISBN 109780802788467, 9780802788474
    LC Control Number2002027444
    OCLC/WorldCa50417265

    One Response to “Remember the Lusitania! Five-day Stanford exhibition commemorates the centenary of a shipwreck.” George Says: May 21st, at pm. WW I curiously repeated the situation of the Napoleonic Wars, with Great Britain on the one side and a continent power on the other, both willfully disregarding the rights of neutrals.   Erik Larson has an enormous talent for writing popular history, yet in his latest book, Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania, the familiarity of the tragedy tests his skills in a way his.

    A riveting account of the ocean liner’s last Atlantic crossing. Juxtaposed are chapters chronicling personal accounts of passengers and the chilling plan of the German U-boat captain and crew lying in . - Explore Nessy's busy bees's board "Lusitania", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Lusitania, Titanic underwater, Titanic pins.

    - I am an inspirational novelist with a three-book WWII series, Promise For Tomorrow. My Lusitania novel, Roll Back the Clouds, releases March See more ideas about Lusitania pins. “When the Lusitania sailed from New York on May 1, , the ship faced dangers that the British government and Cunard, the ship’s owner, fully understood. Three months earlier, the Imperial German government had declared the seas around the British Isles a war zone and gave notice that Allied ships entering the area would be sunk on sight.


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The sinking of the Lusitania, torpedoed by a German U-boat in a sneak attack off the coast of Ireland, was one of the most pivotal and universally condemned acts of World War I. Diana Preston chronicles the shipboard experiences of three children who. One hundred years ago on May 7,the Lusitania was sunk by a German U-boat off the southern coast of Ireland, killing 1, of the men, women, and children on those killed, were Americans.

While Europe was already embroiled in World War I, America was still a neutral country and hadn't yet officially entered the war, although a number of American men and women had joined.

The Lusitania had steamed into the hostile waters. After submerging and closing to within yards of the vessel, the German skipper fired a torpedos at the foot ocean liner. Moments later, the warhead tore into the hull of the Lusitania. It took less than 20 minutes for the ill-fated vessel to succumb to her wounds.

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CBC-NCSS Notable Children’s Trade Book in the field of Social Studies, Author’s Biography Remember the Lusitania. is Diana Preston’s first book for children.

It follows the publication of her best-selling book Lusitania: An Epic Tragedy, written for adults. Other popular books written by Preston are The Boxer Rebellion and A First Rate.

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But for the third best Lusitania book, I cant decide if the Hoeling,Simpson or Butler books would be the best of the best.