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The Resource A Civil War gunboat in Pacific waters : life on board USS Saginaw, Hans Konrad Van Tilburg ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith

A Civil War gunboat in Pacific waters : life on board USS Saginaw, Hans Konrad Van Tilburg ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith

Label
A Civil War gunboat in Pacific waters : life on board USS Saginaw
Title
A Civil War gunboat in Pacific waters
Title remainder
life on board USS Saginaw
Statement of responsibility
Hans Konrad Van Tilburg ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1870, the ship sank at one of the world's most remote coral reefs; her crew was rescued sixty-eight days later after a dramatic open-boat voyage. More than 130 years later, Hans Van Tilburg led the team that discovered and recorded the Saginaw' s remains near the Kure Atoll reef
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Tilburg, Hans
Dewey number
359.3/25
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
VA65.S227
LC item number
V36 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New perspectives on maritime and nautical archaeology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saginaw (Steamer)
  • United States
  • Pacific Area
  • Seafaring life
  • Saginaw (Steamer)
  • United States
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Seafaring life
  • Pacific Area
Label
A Civil War gunboat in Pacific waters : life on board USS Saginaw, Hans Konrad Van Tilburg ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new ship for a new ocean -- Seasoning on the China station -- The Civil War on the Pacific Coast -- Hard times on coastal patrol -- Exploring Seward's icebox -- Hawai'i and the end of the archipelago -- The castaways of Ocean Island -- Afterword : legacy and shipwrecks
Control code
695994117
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 361 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813036571
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)695994117
Label
A Civil War gunboat in Pacific waters : life on board USS Saginaw, Hans Konrad Van Tilburg ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new ship for a new ocean -- Seasoning on the China station -- The Civil War on the Pacific Coast -- Hard times on coastal patrol -- Exploring Seward's icebox -- Hawai'i and the end of the archipelago -- The castaways of Ocean Island -- Afterword : legacy and shipwrecks
Control code
695994117
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 361 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813036571
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)695994117

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