THE LOSS OF THE S.S. TITANIC (TOLD BY ONE OF ITS SURVIVORS) [NOOK Book]

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The circumstances in which this book came to be written are as follows. Some five weeks after the survivors from the Titanic landed in New York, I was the guest at luncheon of Hon. Samuel J. Elder and Hon. Charles T. Gallagher, both well-known lawyers in Boston. After luncheon I was asked to relate to those present the experiences of the survivors in leaving the Titanic and reaching the Carpathia.
When I had done so, Mr. Robert Lincoln O'Brien, the editor of the Boston Herald, ...
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THE LOSS OF THE S.S. TITANIC (TOLD BY ONE OF ITS SURVIVORS)

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Overview

The circumstances in which this book came to be written are as follows. Some five weeks after the survivors from the Titanic landed in New York, I was the guest at luncheon of Hon. Samuel J. Elder and Hon. Charles T. Gallagher, both well-known lawyers in Boston. After luncheon I was asked to relate to those present the experiences of the survivors in leaving the Titanic and reaching the Carpathia.
When I had done so, Mr. Robert Lincoln O'Brien, the editor of the Boston Herald, urged me as a matter of public interest to write a correct history of the Titanic disaster

CONTENTS:

I. CONSTRUCTION AND PREPARATIONS FOR THE FIRST VOYAGE
II. FROM SOUTHAMPTON TO THE NIGHT OF THE COLLISION
III. THE COLLISION AND EMBARKATION IN LIFEBOATS
IV. THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC, SEEN FROM A LIFEBOAT
V. THE RESCUE
VI. THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC, SEEN FROM HER DECK
VII. THE CARPATHIA'S RETURN TO NEW YORK
VIII. THE LESSONS TAUGHT BY THE LOSS OF THE TITANIC
IX. SOME IMPRESSIONS

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012215369
  • Publisher: TLC BOOKS
  • Publication date: 1/4/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 388,364
  • File size: 317 KB

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  • Posted October 24, 2011

    inaccurate

    The events told in this book are unbelievable if you have actually reasearched the Titanic as i have.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 28, 2013

    Look

    One of my best books ever

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 3, 2011

    Its R.M.S. Titanic. Royal Mail ship.

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    Posted March 14, 2011

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