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RMS Titanic

gilded lives on a fatal voyage

by Hugh Brewster

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Collins in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Titanic (Navire a vapeur),
  • Shipwrecks,
  • Titanic (Steamship),
  • Naufrages

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHugh Brewster
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG530.T6 B75 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination338 p. :
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26494862M
    ISBN 101443405310, 1443405302
    ISBN 109781443405317, 9781443405300
    LC Control Number2012453694
    OCLC/WorldCa751634875

      Everyone knows the Titanic was big, and we have the hard numbers to prove it. Discover what made it a supersized ship. FACT CHECK: We strive for accuracy and fairness. But if .   That, or perhaps you read about in a book, newspaper, or magazine. Either way, you know the gist of it — the Titanic embarked on her maiden voyage when the unsinkable happened. Even before she launched, the massive ship captured the imaginations of millions. That RMS Titanic sank, however, may have only added to her mystique.

    It is reported that the sinking of RMS Titanic was caused by Harland and Wolff the ship’s builders using inferior Titanic rivets on parts of the ship.. The shipbuilders were building the Titanic’s sister ships at the time, Olympic and Britannic alongside RMS Titanic in the Queen’s Island shipyard in Belfast now a tourist attraction known as “The Titanic Quarter” where Titanic Belfast. RMS Titanic, Southampton, United Kingdom. K likes. Titanic was well known as the largest and most luxurious passenger liner in the world in the early 20th century. Designed by Thomas Andrews from /5(27).

    The sinking of the RMS Titanic in shocked the world, and attracted so much controversy that a number of conspiracy theories have been put forward regarding the disaster.. One such theory is that the sunken ship was actually the Titanic ' s near-identical sister-ship Olympic, which was the subject of a large insurance claim, and that the two vessels were secretly switched prior to the voyage. - Books about Titanic. Visit , See more ideas about Titanic, Rms titanic and Books.8 pins.


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