THE TRAGEDY OF THE ROYAL TAR MARK WARNER

THE TRAGEDY OF THE ROYAL TAR
THE TRAGEDY OF THE ROYAL TAR
Item# ISBN 9780966138238
$14.95

On October 25, 1836, the Royal Tar caught fire in Penobscot Bay. On board was a small circus returning to Boston after a summer-long tour of Canada. Thirty-two people and all of the circus animals lost their lives in the tragedy. Mark Warner explores the history of the Royal Tar from its construction to the day of the fire and the rescue efforts that followed. Paperback 120 Pages