Dec 12, 2019
A Treasury of Titanic Tales: Stories of Life and Death from a Night to Remember
Posted by Webb Garrison

The building of the Titanic was one of the greatest achievements of the early twentieth century It was the largest movable object ever made up to that time and represented the pinnacle of opulance and luxury This collection of human interest stories and insights into the doomed ship includes Highlights of the building of the largest and most palatial ocean liner of itsThe building of the Titanic was one of the greatest achievements of the early twentieth century It was the largest movable object ever made up to that time and represented the pinnacle of opulance and luxury This collection of human interest stories and insights into the doomed ship includes Highlights of the building of the largest and most palatial ocean liner of its day The story of J Bruce Ismay who lived in seclusion the rest of his life due to the whispered accusations of cowardice during the inquiry into the Titanic s sinking Details on why the lifeboats lowered into the ocean were less than half full The heroism of Margaret Tobin Maggie Brown, the flamboyant American whose wealth was dug from the copper and gold mines of Colorado A first person report from the ship s radio operator as it sank Why the ship s captain waited so long to alert the passengers about the sinking.

  • Title: A Treasury of Titanic Tales: Stories of Life and Death from a Night to Remember
  • Author: Webb Garrison
  • ISBN: 9781558536586
  • Page: 436
  • Format: Paperback
  • A Treasury of Titanic Tales Stories of Life and Death from a Night to Remember The building of the Titanic was one of the greatest achievements of the early twentieth century It was the largest movable object ever made up to that time and represented the pinnacle of opulance and

    Jessica

    A fast, interesting read full of facts about the Titanic and some of her passengers. I picked this up quite some time ago at a thrift store and I'm glad I did because it's one of the better Titanic books I've read. Definitely worth a look if you're fascinated by the famous wreck.


    Christie

    Very good book. I loved all the anecdotal stories of the passengers on the Titanic that flat-out contradict the legends and popular culture take, a la the James Cameron film, that so many people take as fact. I also enjoyed reading about what happened after the survivors landed in New York. Nearly every other book about the disaster I have read ends at that point and don't address the inquires into the disaster on both sides of the Atlantic or the recovery of the bodies. It was a very good and q [...]



    • ✓ A Treasury of Titanic Tales: Stories of Life and Death from a Night to Remember || Ð PDF Read by ¿ Webb Garrison
      436 Webb Garrison
    • thumbnail Title: ✓ A Treasury of Titanic Tales: Stories of Life and Death from a Night to Remember || Ð PDF Read by ¿ Webb Garrison
      Posted by:Webb Garrison
      Published :2019-09-25T02:58:09+00:00