The Discovery of The Titanic
/ Author / Creator
|BALLARD, Robert, D
|Guild Publishing ED. 230pp. prof illus col & b/w. book and dj vg cond. On an April morning in 1912 the R.M.S. Titanic struck an iceburg and sank. On September 1, 1985, the legendary ship was discovered by a French-American expedition led by the author. In the summer of 1986 they returned to the Titanic and in a tiny three man submarine they dived down to the icy black depths where it lay. With Jason Junior, their tiny swimming robot, they explored and photgraphed the entire ship in detail. The author tells the complete story of the Titanic and of his thrilling quest to find it.
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