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Title Titanic calling : wireless communications during the great disaster / edited by Michael Hughes and Katherine Bosworth.

Publication Info. Oxford : Bodleian Library, 2012.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Lena Comm PL Stacks - LELY-13  363.12 BOS    AVAILABLE
Description x, 163 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 19 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-163).
Contents Wireless telegraphy and the Titanic disaster -- Proc├Ęs-verbaux -- CQD and SOS messages -- Ice messages -- Official messages -- Personal messages -- Glossary.
Summary Drawing on the Marconi Archives in the Bodleian Library, the most extensive record of wireless communications, this book recounts the fateful events of April 1912 using complete transcripts of the messages to re-tell this legendary story as it was first heard.
Subject Titanic (Steamship)
Titanic (Steamship) (OCoLC)fst00522117
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Subject Shipwrecks -- North Atlantic Ocean -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Telegraph, Wireless.
Shipwrecks. (OCoLC)fst01116638
Telegraph, Wireless. (OCoLC)fst01146180
North Atlantic Ocean. (OCoLC)fst01242477
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Sources. (OCoLC)fst01423900
Added Author Hughes, Michael, 1963-
Bosworth, Katherine.
ISBN 9781851243778 (hbk.)
1851243771 (hbk.)

 
    
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