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Shipwrecks and Disasters at Sea, or Historical Narratives of the Most Noted Calamities

Date: 1848
Dimensions:
Overall: 195 x 120 mm
Medium: Ink on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Books and journals
Object Name: Book
Object No: 00003827
Place Manufactured:Philadelphia

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    This book, titled 'Shipwrecks and Disasters at Sea, or Historical Narratives of the most noted Calamities, and Providential Deliverances from Fire and Famine, on the Ocean: With a Sketch of the Various Expedients for Preserving the Lives of Mariners by the aid of Life Boats, Life Preservers, &c.' was published in Philadelphia in 1848. It was written by Charles Ellms and contains a range of narratives of shipwreck incidents across the globe. One account details the 1833 'Fatal Wreck of the Amphitrite, convict ship, on the coast of France', which was bound for Australia.
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    Primary title: Shipwrecks and disasters at sea, or historical narratives of the most noted calamities, and providential deliverances from fire and famine, on the ocean : ...

    Web title: Shipwrecks and Disasters at Sea, or Historical Narratives of the Most Noted Calamities

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