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The Night Lives On by Walter Lord - Stated First edition - 1986 - from oldusedbooks and Biblio.com

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The Night Lives On

by Walter Lord

Condition: Fair/good


New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc. , 1986. Stated First edition. Hardcover. Fair/good. New Thoughts,Theories, and Revelations About the Titanic. how well-built was the Titanic ? Did the Captain really know how to handle the ship? Why were six wireless messages ignored / Why so few lifeboats ?, and on and on....Authored by the famous book : " A Night To Remember " , Walter Lord ( 1917 - 2002 ), narative historian - with the O.S.S. formerly, copywriter, the important author of the non-fiction account of the singing of RMS Titanic, lecturer, - " One of the most generous, kind-hearted men I've ever known " - David McCullough. In 17 chapters, beginning : Unsinkable Subject.... What's In A Name ?... Legendary From The Start....Had Ships Gotten Too Big For Captain Smith ? ..." Or Coterie"'... " Everything Was Against us "... The Gash, etc....... Gleanings from the Testimony. Acknowledgments and Selected Sources. Index. Front end page marred with scraping label residuals of the illustration of the Early Plan of Titanic Adapted from The Shipbuilder, 1911 . Fortunately the rear end page of same is intact and is on dual end pages. With a memorable, glossy captioned, 15 pages of B& W photographs, Titanic-related, on plates .Mylar-covered, pictorial dust jacket. Blue colored covers, black binding,with silver-colored lettering on spine. ( 5 3/4 X 8 1/2 X 1 ) 272 pages. Book weighs1 pound.

sku 4453

  • Bookseller: oldusedbooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 00004453
  • Title: The Night Lives On
  • Author: Walter Lord
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fair
  • Jacket condition: good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Stated First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0688049397
  • ISBN 13: 9780688049393
  • Publisher: William Morrow & Company, Inc.
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1986


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