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6 edition of Ghost ships found in the catalog.

Ghost ships

tales of abandoned, doomed, and haunted vessels

by Angus Konstam

  • 234 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Lyon"s Press in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipwrecks,
  • Sea stories,
  • Supernatural

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAngus Konstam.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG525 K6676 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3422481M
    ISBN 101592287239
    LC Control Number2005044160

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      Ghost ships Mark Pilkington. The Philadelphia Experiment was the subject of a best-selling book, and a film. Both proposed that the vanishing crew were somehow catapulted forwards in Author: Mark Pilkington. The book’s title, Ghost Fleet, comes from an expression used in the U.S. Navy that refers to partially or fully decommissioned ships kept in reserve for potential use in future conflict.

    The Ghost Fleet of the Potomac is a unique natural habitat, primed for exploration by scientists, tourists, fishermen, and outdoor enthusiasts. The fleet is located just 40 miles south of Washington, D.C., and a boat ramp gives visitors easy access to the fleet and other destinations along the Potomac River. The ships were enormous – the HMS Exeter, for example, was a metre heavy cruiser, longer than three Olympic-sized swimming pools. Other Allied ships in Indonesian waters have also been damaged.


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