Titanic: Captivating Stories

£9.99

This book commemorates the enduring legacy of the world’s most famous ship – TITANIC.

Her story is one of all those bound together on that fateful voyage. On board were: writers, artists, honeymooners, sportsmen, priests, reverends, fashion designers, aristocrats, millionaires, children, crew and emigrants looking for a better life.

Description

This book commemorates the enduring legacy of the world’s most famous ship – TITANIC.

Her story is one of all those bound together on that fateful voyage. On board were: writers, artists, honeymooners, sportsmen, priests, reverends, fashion designers, aristocrats, millionaires, children, crew and emigrants looking for a better life.

This book tells of their lives, and shines the spotlight on:

  • Some of the great ship’s surprising treasures
  • Her fêted voyage from Belfast’s
    Harland & Wolff shipyard
  • The fascinating museums devoted to her memory, including Titanic Belfast
  • The iconic music and movies
  • Her winged and four-legged passengers
  • The sister ships of Olympic and Britannic
  • Tales of heroism
  • Theories surrounding Titanic‘s fatal collision
  • The lifeboats and just how close the SS Californian was on that tragic night
  • How Arctic explorer Ernest Shackleton and the inquiries viewed events

These stories and much more lie inside.

Additional information

Weight 0.53 kg
Dimensions 19.6 × 13 × 2.2 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

240

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

910.91634 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K