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The Resource Misadventures of a Civil War submarine : iron, guns, and pearls, James P. Delgado

Misadventures of a Civil War submarine : iron, guns, and pearls, James P. Delgado

Label
Misadventures of a Civil War submarine : iron, guns, and pearls
Title
Misadventures of a Civil War submarine
Title remainder
iron, guns, and pearls
Statement of responsibility
James P. Delgado
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 2001, while vacationing on Panama's Pacific coast, maritime archaeologist James P. Delgado came upon the hulk of a mysterious iron vessel, revealed by the ebbing tides in a small cove at Isla San Telmo. Local inquiries proved inconclusive: the wreck was described as everything from a sunken Japanese ""suicide"" submarine from World War II to a poison-laden ""craft of death"" that was responsible for the ruin of the pearl beds, decades before. His professional interest fully aroused, Delgado would go on to learn that the wreck was the remains of one of the first successfu
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Delgado, James P
Dewey number
623.82/05
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
VM140.K69
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Ed Rachal Foundation nautical archaeology series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kroehl, Julius
  • Sub Marine Explorer
  • Pacific Pearl Company
  • Engineers
  • German Americans
  • Submersibles
  • Shipwrecks
  • Pearl industry and trade
  • Pearl industry and trade
  • United States
  • Kroehl, Julius
  • Pacific Pearl Company
  • Sub Marine Explorer
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • TRANSPORTATION
  • Engineers
  • German Americans
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Pearl industry and trade
  • Shipwrecks
  • Submersibles
  • Panama
  • United States
Label
Misadventures of a Civil War submarine : iron, guns, and pearls, James P. Delgado
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
Kleindeutschland -- Americans discover the world below -- Rivals beneath the river -- A submarine engineer at war -- The Pacific Pearl Company -- Panama -- Requiem -- Archaeological examination of Sub Marine Explorer -- Sub Marine Explorer's context, condition, and options -- Appendix 1: Anatomy of Sub Marine Explorer -- Appendix 2: W.W.W. Wood's report on Sub Marine Explorer -- Appendix 3: Inventory of the personal effects of Julius Kroehl, 1867
Control code
794240616
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781603443814
Lccn
2011049843
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
05be7542-a5a1-4fe5-84b8-291210bb43c3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794240616
Label
Misadventures of a Civil War submarine : iron, guns, and pearls, James P. Delgado
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
Kleindeutschland -- Americans discover the world below -- Rivals beneath the river -- A submarine engineer at war -- The Pacific Pearl Company -- Panama -- Requiem -- Archaeological examination of Sub Marine Explorer -- Sub Marine Explorer's context, condition, and options -- Appendix 1: Anatomy of Sub Marine Explorer -- Appendix 2: W.W.W. Wood's report on Sub Marine Explorer -- Appendix 3: Inventory of the personal effects of Julius Kroehl, 1867
Control code
794240616
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781603443814
Lccn
2011049843
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
05be7542-a5a1-4fe5-84b8-291210bb43c3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794240616

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