The Night Lives on

Charnwood, 1999 - 256 Seiten
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The Titanic struck an iceberg and sank on the night of 14th April, 1912, carrying more than fifteen hundred souls to the icy bottom of the mid-Atlantic. Why did the crew steam full speed ahead into dangerous waters despite six wireless warnings? How able was Captain Smith? Why did the nearby ship Californian ignore Titanic's distress signals?

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Nutzerbericht  - MerryMary - LibraryThing

An excellent book - very different from "A Night To Remember," but as valuable and as well-done. This book focuses more on the mechanics and technology of the disaster. Lord told the human side of the ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

The night lives on

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In the more than 70 years since its occurrence, the Titanic disaster has evolved into a modern legend. The 1985 discovery and filming of the submerged ship renewed interset in the catastrophe and ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Über den Autor (1999)

Walter Lord is the author of several best-selling works of history, including "A Night to Remember", the recreation of the sinking of the Titanic. He lives in New York City.

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