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A Titanic Myth The Californian Incident by Leslie Harrison

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Published by Sutton Publishing .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Shipwrecks,
  • Transportation

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9400889M
ISBN 100862999170
ISBN 109780862999179
OCLC/WorldCa24700759

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  This book is practically a mini-encyclopedia on the Titanic. I was introduced to this book through Ryan Katzenbach's film, "Titanic: Sinking the Myths." A docudrama which is incredible in and of itself. Yet Katzenbach's film draws inspiration from this book, which offers many underrated theories and perspectives on the disaster/5(7).   The first critical analysis of the Titanic as a modern myth, this book focuses on the second of the two Titanics. The first was the physical Titanic, the rusting remains of which can still be found twelve thousand feet below the north Atlantic/5.   Titanic Myths, Titanic Truths: How A Series of Errors Caused History's Most Famous Maritime Disaster [Brown, Capt David G] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Titanic Myths, Titanic Truths: How A Series of Errors Caused History's Most Famous Maritime Disaster/5(3). The first critical analysis of the Titanic as modern myth, this book focuses on the second of the two Titanics. The first was the physical Titanic, the rusting remains of which can still be found twelve thousand feet below the north Atlantic. The second is the mythical Titanic which emerged just as its tangible predecessor slipped from view on 15 April

Great deals on Titanic Book. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! Used by arrangement with Alpha Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. To order this book direct from the publisher, visit the Penguin USA website or call You can also purchase this book at and Barnes & Noble.   One myth posits that Catholic employees of Harland and Wolff, the Belfast company that built the Titanic, were distressed that the ship’s number, 04, seemed to . Titanic Myths. The Titanic disaster is a classic tale and now has become a modern folk story, but like all folk stories our understanding of what really happened has been clouded by the way the disaster has been recounted over the years following that terrible night in April

  Titanic: Sinking the Myths shatters the long-held beliefs, as seen in many of the popular movie depictions, that Titanic’s crew fired regulation distress rockets. The show also demonstrates how Titanic turned away help from a German liner out of concerns for piracy. The documentary will also explore how cost-cutting efforts made in the design. The first critical analysis of the Titanic as a modern myth, this book focuses on the second of the two Titanics. The first was the physical Titanic, the rusting remains of which can still be found twelve thousand feet below the north Atlantic. The second is the mythical Titanic which emerged Price: $ The Titanic's fate is still very much in our collective consciousness. A catastrophe that was unimaginable at the time, now years later it continues to provide lessons that we have not yet fully absorbed. And the debate continues regarding how the loss of life might have been averted--could, for example, the nearby ship, Californian, have rescued everyone on board Titanic?The book examines.   The often related story regarding Titanic’s ‘anti-Catholic’ hull number is a myth. After the disaster, rumours began to spread that Titanic’s hull number, 04, when written badly and viewed through a mirror, spelled out ‘No Pope’.