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Down With the Old Canoe

A Cultural History of the Titanic Disaster

by Steven Biel

Paperback, 300 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $15.95 |

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Down With the Old Canoe
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A Cultural History of the Titanic Disaster
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Steven Biel

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Explores how the Titanic disaster became an icon for a variety of groups, including suffragists and their opponents, radicals, reformers, capitalists, critics of technology, racists, and xenophobes.

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100 Years Later, Titanic Lives On In Letters

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