Forgotten Empress: The Empress of Ireland Story

By: Zeni, David

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0864922485 224 pages. Many wonderful archival photographs in colour and black and white. Two fold-outs present deck plans of the Boat, Upper and Shelter decks. Appendices include Chronology, Passenger Manifest, and Inventory of Purser's safe. Bibliography. Index. "In a moment-by-moment reconstruction, David Zeni tells how, blinded by fog, the captain of the Dominion Coal Company collier Storstad rammed the CPR ship Empress of Ireland directly between the boiler rooms on May 29, 1914." - from dust jacket. "Magnificently written and illustrated." - Toronto Sun. Library stamp upon front endpaper and title page. Bit of writing atop title page. No other markings. Price-clipped dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy of this remarkable work.

Title: Forgotten Empress: The Empress of Ireland Story

Author Name: Zeni, David

Categories: Nautical, Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Canada, Goose Lane Editions: 1998

ISBN Number: 0864922485

ISBN Number 13: 9780864922489

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 527C5881

Keywords: Forgotten Empress: The Empress of Ireland Story Shipwreck CPR Storstad,