Robert Ballard"s Bismarck by Robert Ballard

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Published by Chartwell Books .

Written in English

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  • Military - World War II,
  • Sale Books,
  • Military - Naval,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsLudovic Kennedy (Introduction)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8103895M
ISBN 100785822054
ISBN 109780785822059
OCLC/WorldCa84715840

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Robert Ballard's Bismarck is reprint of the edition of Discovery of the Bismarck. The only major difference lies in the fact that there are slightly more photos related to subject matter. If you already owned the edition there is little reason to buy this book unless your old edition is getting worn out/5.

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Marine explorer Robert Ballard, a professor of oceanography at the University of Rhode Island, commemorates the th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic with a lecture about his discovery.

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Robert Ballard’s Bismarck, Robert Ballard; Rick Archbold. Published by Chartwell Books, U.S.A., Black boards, silver spine titles; illustrated endpapers.

Both volume and jacket are in pristine condition other than the slightest edge wear to unclipped dust jacket. A complete account of the Bismarck, its’ sinking and the discovery of its remains. $ Robert Ballard’s son accompanied him on his expedition to discover the sunken German battleship, Bismarck.

Just three weeks after the discovery, a personal tragedy struck him when his son passed away in a car accident at the age of   Among the world's most accomplished deep-sea explorers, Robert Ballard is best known for his historic discoveries of hydrothermal vents, the sunken R.M.S.

Titanic, the German battleship Bismarck, and numerous other contemporary and ancient shipwrecks around the world. During his long career, Ballard has conducted more than deep-sea. Buy The Discovery of the "Titanic" First Edition by Ballard, Robert D., Archbold, Rick (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low /5(42). Four years after the Titanic, he uncovered the remains of the German battleship Bismarck, and in he found the U.S. carrier Yorktown sunk during WWII.

Family Life. He married Barbra Ballard in He and Barbra have four children named Emily, Doug, Todd and : Thus, the second. Signed in black felt-tip, name only, "Robert Ballard" to the half-title page. Small quarto. Some minor scratches to rear panel of dust jacket.

Also, book must have once been damp to bottom edges, as some of the blue coloring from the boards has transferred to bottom edge of dust jacket, visible to verso only.

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I didn’t expect the Bismarck to be on the Richter scale of the Titanic, but it registered pretty strong. I think the television special we created on the Bismarck — which won an Emmy for the best documentary — was a better film.

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Ballard has searched out other wrecks with his remote-control deep-sea camera sled, most notably the Titanic; here, he once again re. After the sinking of the Titanic on Apthe great ship slumbered on the floor of the Atlantic Ocean for over 70 years before its wreckage was discovered.

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Robert D. Ballard – is Founder and President of the Ocean Exploration Trust; Director of the Center for Ocean Exploration and Professor of Oceanography at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography.

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Why you should listen. From an early age, Robert Ballard was intrigued by the deep. He's perhaps best-known for his work in underwater archaeology; in addition to Titanic, he has found the wrecks of the Bismarck, the USS Yorktown, the nuclear sub Thresher (on a top-secret mission for the Navy-- for which the Titanic was his cover story) and John F.

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