The Little Book of Titanic: 100th Anniversary 1912-2012

The Little Book of Titanic: 100th Anniversary 1912-2012

Sue Todd


Overview

RMS large used to be the biggest passenger steamship on the earth while she trigger on her maiden voyage from Southampton on April tenth 1912. 4 days into the journey on April 14th she struck an iceberg and sank, leading to the deaths of 1,517 humans in a single of the largest peacetime maritime mess ups in history.

This exact a centesimal anniversary ebook not just charts her fateful trip but in addition describes the media frenzy approximately her recognized sufferers, the legends surrounding the sinking, the ensuing adjustments to maritime legislations, and the invention of the spoil – all elements that experience contributed to our long-held fascination with the ill-fated ocean liner.

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