Titanic Myths, Titanic Truths: How A Series of Errors Caused History's Most Famous Maritime Disaster

Titanic Myths, Titanic Truths: How A Series of Errors Caused History's Most Famous Maritime Disaster

by David Brown
     
 
Finally, a book that breaks through 100 years of myths surrounding the sinking of RMS Titanic to reveal that the ship was deliberately turned toward the iceberg, the damage was not necessarily fatal, and human error in a boiler room ultimately sank the ship. These are the startling conclusions of Captain David G. Brown, a licensed master mariner. Using a school bus

Overview

Finally, a book that breaks through 100 years of myths surrounding the sinking of RMS Titanic to reveal that the ship was deliberately turned toward the iceberg, the damage was not necessarily fatal, and human error in a boiler room ultimately sank the ship. These are the startling conclusions of Captain David G. Brown, a licensed master mariner. Using a school bus analogy, he explains why historians have been blinded to the true nature of the accident and its consequences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781456461751
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
03/14/2012
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)

Meet the Author

David G. Brown is a U.S. Coast Guard licensed master mariner in both power-driven and sailing vessels. He has rescued nine people during his 25-year career and holds the U.S. Sailing Rescue Medal. Brown is authorized to teach approved navigation and other classes to aspiring captains. In addition, he has 17 years experience as an award-winning TV news producer. Brown assisted in two History Channel and On Weather Channel documentaries about Titanic. This is his second book on the subject.

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