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The loss of the SS. Titanic

Lawrence Beesley

The loss of the SS. Titanic

its story and its lessons.

by Lawrence Beesley

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Published by 7 C"s Press in Riverside, Conn .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Titanic (Steamship)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementForeword by John P. Eaton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG530.T6 B5 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination301 p.
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5085686M
    ISBN 100911962085
    LC Control Number74156876
    OCLC/WorldCa836264

    A team of experts comes together to write the ultimate Titanic reference bookSamuel Halpern has written widely on Titanic and often used the wreck report as a source of reference. It occurred to him one day how fascinating it would be if a team of dedicated, passionate, and expert authors were to issue a modern day report, with the.


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E ach of the book’s co-authors is a recognized specialist in his or her chosen area of study, and each chapter has been exhaustively researched, analyzed and referenced utilizing the very best evidence that is currently available. Following the basic layout of the Wreck Commission report, this modern-day report provides fascinating insights into the ship itself.

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THE LOSS OF THE S. TITANIC. ITS STORY AND ITS LESSONS. LAWRENCE BEESLEY. (Cantab.) Scholar of Gonville and Caius College. ONE OF THE SURVIVORS. PREFACE. The circumstances in which this book came to be written are as follows.

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Samuel J. Elder and Hon. RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner operated by the White Star Line that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early morning hours of 15 Aprilafter striking an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York the estimated 2, passengers and crew aboard, more than 1, died, making the sinking one of modern history's deadliest peacetime commercial marine Speed: Cruising: 21 kn (39 km/h; 24 mph).

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