Dead Wake

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0553446754
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#1 New York Times Bestseller From the bestselling author and master of narrative nonfiction comes the enthralling story of the sinking of the Lusitania On May 1, 1915, with WWI entering its tenth month, a luxury ocean liner as richly ...

Dead Wake By Erik Larson A 15 Minute Summary Analysis

Author: Instaread
Publisher: Instaread Summaries
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The Last Crossing of the Lusitania Instaread. Author's style Erik Larsen begins
his narrative of Dead Wake with the night before the sinking of Lusitania, and
then switches back to the beginning to build anticipation and tension. He puts a
personal face on the disaster by going into the lives of some of the passengers
and gives an expanded background on Captain Turner and Woodrow Wilson. He
uses the technique of parallel narrative to further build tension, telling the stories
of some ...

A Guide To Kotlikoff Moeller And Solman S Get What S Yours

Author: I. K. Mullins
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781511519168
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Moreover, this Guide goes beyond the information included in Kotlikoff, Moeller and Solman's book and reviews other selected studies and data related to the present and future of Social Security benefits."--

Humorous Tales And Sketches Of Colonial Life

Author: Charles Haynes Barlee
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Shoals of flying fish crossed and recrossed the wake of the ship, some of them
taking a flight of a clear hundred yards out of water. One of them had the temerity
to push his explorations as far as the quarter-deck of the Lusitania, where he was
immediately seized, and would have been put to an ignominious death, but the
ladies pleaded for him and restored him tenderly to his native element, where he
sought safety, as he had courted danger, in flight. We all recollect how the sailor
was ...

Horrors And Atrocities Of The Great War

Author: Logan Marshall
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Including the Tragic Destruction of the Lusitania, a New Kind of Warfare,
Comprising the Desolation of Belgium, the Sacking of Louvain, the Shelling of
Defenseless Cities, the Wanton Destruction of Cathedrals and Works of Art, the
Horrors of Bomb Dropping, Vividly Portraying the Grim Awfulness of this Greatest
of All Wars Fought on Land and Sea, in the Air and Under the Waves, Leaving in
Its Wake a Dreadful Trail of Famine and Pestilence Logan Marshall. abandoned
as far south ...

The Christian Advocate

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Cry of Anguish." Psa. 22. 1-10. Saturday. ' Prayer for Deliverance," Psa. 22. 11-21
. Sunday. "Song of Praise." Psa. 22. 22-31. r | NEW YORK AREA CONGRESS j 1
Lesson A poet with a powerful imagination wrote some startlingly vivid and
dramatic verses ubout the sinking of the Lusitania to join the ranks of specter
ships — wrecks all of them — at the bottom of the sea. The ocean's awful harvest
of death ...

Scientific American

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I saw the stricken cities, the sites of vanished cities, the drear, desolated, and
unhappy country embracing not hundreds of square miles but actually thousands
of square miles in area left in the wake of the retreating Hun. I crossed and
recrossed the part of northern France between the Hindenburg line and the line
of the farthest German advance in their 1918 offensive which began on March 21
last. I saw this region not as it was six months ago, but as it is today and as it will
remain ...

The Reformatory Press

Author: Iowa. Reformatory at Anamosa
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President Wilson decided to cut short his honeymoon and return to the capital at
once after telephone conferences with Secretary Lansing and Mr. Tumulty, his
private secrewry, The United States was represented last night as being
prepared and .... Du razzo, IGermany's assurance in response to in Albania, and
some Italian forces the representations of the United have already crossed
Albania and are lStates on the destruction of the threatening the western flank of
the ' Lusitania.

Army Navy Air Force Register And Defense Times

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A statement made in London by somo of the passengers of the Translyvania that
they saw the wake of a torpedo fired by a German submarine a'. the liner is
denied by other passengers. Captain 'Wood, of the Leyland liner Etonian, said in
Boston that he and several other \'8&1€IS that started to the amistancc of the
Lusitania were kept from going by German submarines that threatened them. ...
On the western front :1 lull has come after the heavy fighting of tne last fortnight.
Bad weather ...

Weekly Commercial News

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The Mauretania has crossed the Atlantic at an average speed of 26.01 knots, and
it is expected that the Aquitania will be capable of a sustained sea speed of
something over 23 knots. ... The safety element in the Aquitania, says the
Scientific American, are broadly similar to those embodied in the Lusitania and
Mauretania. For five hundred feet of her length she consists of a shell within a
shell, the coal bunkers being carried at the sides of the ship in the wake of the
boiler rooms.