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Book Title: Titanic: True Stories of her Passengers, Crew and Legacy

Details: Author: Pierce, Nicola

Reading Age: 18 +

Publisher: The O'Brien Press

ISBN-13: 9781847179470

Number of pages: 240

Dimensions: 13 x 2.2 x 19.6 cm

Retail Price: €10.99

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  • €9.99

Book Details

This book commemorates the enduring legacy of the world's most famous ship - TITANIC.

Her story is one of all those bound together on that fateful voyage. On board were: writers, artists, honeymooners, sportsmen, priests, reverends, fashion designers, aristocrats, millionaires, children, crew and emigrants looking for a better life.

This book tells of their lives, and shines the spotlight on:

Some of the great ship's surprising treasures

Her f+¬ted voyage from Belfast's
Harland & Wolff shipyard

The fascinating museums devoted to her memory, including Titanic Belfast

The iconic music and movies

Her winged and four-legged passengers

The sister ships of Olympic and Britannic

Tales of heroism

Theories surrounding Titanic's fatal collision

The lifeboats and just how close the SS Californian was on that tragic night

How Arctic explorer Ernest Shackleton and the inquiries viewed events

These stories and much more lie inside.

Review

a nice book to read ...the photographs are amazing...this is another big hit you have on your hands (Gerry Kelly Show, LMFM)

About the Author

Tallaght-born Nicola Pierce is a writer, living in Drogheda."

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