Titanic, First Accounts

by Tim Maltin and Nicholas Wade

Titanic, First Accounts

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Titanic: Voyage To The Past

100 Years Later, Titanic Lives On In Letters

First up is Titanic: First Accounts, a new compendium of testimonials from survivors compiled by Titanic expert Tim Maltin, featuring a gorgeous new illustration of the ship on the cover. Among the voices heard from in the book are the "Unsinkable" millionaire Margaret, or Molly, Brown and scholar Lawrence Beesley, who recalls the "great sense of loneliness" those on the lifeboats felt when the hulking ship tilted up out of the water and then vanished. There is no historian who can put

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