The Newly Discovered Memoirs of Violet Jessop
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|Format:||Hardback, 238 pages, illustrated edition Edition|
|Other Information: ||illustrations|
|Published In: ||Australia, 29 July 1998|
A unique below-decks look at life aboard the great ocean liners by a woman at the center of two epic maritime disasters--the "Titanic" and the "Britannic". From her vantage as a former ship stewardess, Violet Jessop provides fascinating tales of fellow stewards, impossible passengers, philandering shipmates, exotic ports, and tragic deaths. 35 photos and documents.
"Many books on the subject are being published, but few can match this survivor's firsthand account in imparting a sense of immediacy."
|Publisher: ||Sheridan House Australia Pty Ltd|
|Dimensions: ||23.0 x 16.0 x 2.0 centimeters (0.61 kg)|