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Titanic, R.I.P.
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Diana E. Bristow
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Harlo Press

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The Titanic
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Eugene L. Rasor
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

The most dramatic marine disaster of modern times, the RMS Titanic tragedy captured the attention of the entire world. The intensity of interest in the catastrophe has increased, particularly after discovery of the wreck off the coast of Newfoundland in the mid-1980s. The resulting literature is vast, including both scholarly
The Titanic on Film
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Linda Maria Koldau
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-10 - Publisher: McFarland

The narrative surrounding the Titanic’s voyage, collision, and sinking in April 1912 seems tailor-made for film. With clear categories of gender, class, nationality, and religion, the dominating Titanic myth offers a wealth of motifs ripe for the silver screen-heroism, melodrama, love, despair, pleasure, pain, failure, triumph, memory and eternal guilt.
The Titanic in Print and on Screen
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: D. Brian Anderson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-09 - Publisher: McFarland

Titanic scholars contend that the demise of “the unsinkable ship” left more behind than a memory of April 15, 1912, as an important point in history. Through books, films, stories, and songs, the archetypal shipwreck has endured as a metaphor for the perils of mankind’s hubris and the fallibility of
The Man Who Sank Titanic
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Sally Nilsson
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-30 - Publisher: The History Press

Robert Hichens has gone down in history as the man who was given the famous order to steer the Titanic away from the iceberg and failed. Following this, his falling out with the 'Unsinkable Molly Brown' over the actions of the lifeboats saw him branded a coward and his name