Voices from the Titanic: The Epic Story of the Tragedy from the People Who Were There [NOOK Book]

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This is the graphic, first-hand story of the maiden voyage and disastrous sinking of the RMS Titanic, told by the survivors themselves. The story of the sinking of the great liner has been told countless times since that fateful night on April 14, 1912, by historians, novelists, and film producers alike, but no account is as graphic or revealing as those from the people who were actually there. Through survivors’ tales and contemporary newspaper reports from both sides of the Atlantic, here are eyewitness ...
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Voices from the Titanic: The Epic Story of the Tragedy from the People Who Were There

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Overview


This is the graphic, first-hand story of the maiden voyage and disastrous sinking of the RMS Titanic, told by the survivors themselves. The story of the sinking of the great liner has been told countless times since that fateful night on April 14, 1912, by historians, novelists, and film producers alike, but no account is as graphic or revealing as those from the people who were actually there. Through survivors’ tales and contemporary newspaper reports from both sides of the Atlantic, here are eyewitness accounts full of details that range from poignant to humorous, stage by stage from the liner’s glorious launch in Belfast to the somber sea burial services of those who perished on her first and only voyage. In this book, the voices of the survivors share their own stories, as well as the official records, press reports, and investigations into what went wrong that night.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781620872710
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
  • Publication date: 4/1/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 526
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Geoff Tibballs is the author of the bestselling The Mammoth Book of Jokes and forthcoming The Mammoth Book of Dirty Jokes. Tibballs is a former journalist and press officer. He is now a full-time writer and has previously written the highly successful Business Blunders and Legal Blunders. He lives in England.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 15, 2013

    Not as good as I had hoped it would be

    I would have rated the book higher if there had been more details about the people behind the "voices". What was life on board the ship like before the iceberg strike? What happened to them after they returned to their homes?

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 29, 2012

    Sad

    This book madme

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 10, 2012

    Wow im first

    Go to supah first result to read my clan overveiw

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