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Into the Mist: The Story of the Empress of Ireland by Anne Renaud Online



Into the Mist: The Story of the Empress of Ireland

Into the Mist: The Story of the Empress of Ireland

  • Title: Into the Mist: The Story of the Empress of Ireland
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  • ISBN : 9781554887590
  • Format : Paperback
  • Language : English
  • Page : 112 pages


From 1906 to 1914, the Empress of Ireland, one of the fastest and most elegant liners of the Edwardian era, graced the waters of the Atlantic Ocean Remembered primarily for sinking in only 14 minutes in the St Lawrence River and for having a greater loss of passenger life than the Titanic, the Empress s true legacy is the significant role it played in the building of Can From 1906 to 1914, the Empress of Ireland, one of the fastest and most elegant liners of the Edwardian era, graced the waters of the Atlantic Ocean Remembered primarily for sinking in only 14 minutes in the St Lawrence River and for having a greater loss of passenger life than the Titanic, the Empress s true legacy is the significant role it played in the building of Canada.During the ship s many crossings between Canada and England, it ferried royalty, politicians, scientists, authors, actors, captains of industry, and military servicemen aboard its decks, but most important, it carried than 115,000 hopeful immigrants who left Europe to build new lives on Canadian soil Into the Mist is the story of the Empress of Ireland, of the many people who walked its decks, and how, in the early morning of May 29, 1914, it came to rest on the bottom of the St Lawrence River


Author Anne Renaud

Anne Renaud is a life long Quebecker She received her Bachelor of Translation from Concordia University in Montreal Anne is the author of several picture books, as well as historical non fiction books for children, including, A Bloom of Friendship The Story of the Canadian Tulip Festival, Island of Hope and Sorrow The Story of Grosse le, Pier 21 Stories from Near and Far, and Into the Mist




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