Resultados para: morgan robertson
“Futilidade ou O Naufrágio do Titan” conta como o maior navio do mundo naufragou, em sua primeira viagem, após bater em um iceberg, exatamente, como viria a acontecer com o malfadado Titanic. Quem poderia imaginar que uma novela do final do século...
Futilidade ou o Náufrago do Titan, (originalmente, Futility or The Wreck of the Titan) foi publicado originalmente em 1898, 14 anos antes da tragédia do Titanic acontecer. Em sua época, passou quase despercebido e não trouxe muita notoriedade para...
'Godfrey Morgan: A Californian Mystery' is an 1882 novel by the seminal French author, Jules Verne. It tells the story of the wealthy Godfrey Morgan and his department instructor, Professor T. Artelett. Together, they decide to set off on an epic...
I could not help listening to the talk at the next table, because the orchestra was quiet and the conversation unrestrained; then, too, a nautical phrasing caught my ear and aroused my attention. For I had been a lifelong student of nautical matters....
She was the largest craft afloat and the greatest of the works of men. In her construction and maintenance were involved every science, profession, and trade known to civilization. On her bridge were officers, who, besides being the pick of the Royal...
She was the largest, fastest, and latest thing in seagoing destroyers, and though the specifications called for but thirty-six knots' speed, she had made thirty-eight on her trial trip, and later, under careful nursing by her engineers, she had...
This is a fantastic story of a ship racing across the Atlantic. She was predicted as unsinkable but it collided with an iceberg and brought atrocious loss of life. Robertson has remarkably described the features of luxurious ship. Appealing!
Contains: «Where angels fear to tread» - The brain of the battle-ship - The wigwag message -- The trade-wind - Salvage - Between the millstones - The battle of the monsters - From the royal-yard down - Needs must when the devil drives - When Greek...
WILLIAMSON ,JACK; H.P. Lovecraft; Morgan Robertson; Ralph Milne Farley(9462488)
The Sea-Story Megapack presents 30 classic nautical tales, plus a bonus poem, ranging from pure adventure to science fiction, from the depths of the ocean to exotic ports of call. Included are:THE SHIP THAT SAW A GHOST, by Frank NorrisGHOST LANTERNS,...
John H. Wallace(9845344)
This text comprises a detailed treatise on the Morgan - or Black Hawk - a dynasty of famous American racing horses. Contained herein is a fascinating exploration of one of the most popular and enigmatic families of race horses in American sporting...