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Titanic: Seven Books About the Disaster

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Collection of seven books about the sinking of the Titanic in 1912.SINKING OF THE TITANIC AND GREAT SEA DISASTERS EDITED BY LOGAN MARSHALL, THE TITANIC BY JOSEPH CONRAD (novelist's reflections), TITANIC BY FILSON YOUNG (journalist's account, published just 37 days after the sinking), THE LOSS OF THE S. S. TITANIC, ITS STORY AND ITS LESSONS BY LAWRENCE BEESLEY (a first-hand account), LOSS OF THE STEAMSHIP "TITANIC" (US government report, published August 1912), AN UNSINKABLETITANIC, EVERY SHIP ITS OWN LIFEBOAT BY J. BERNARD WALKER (recommedations for the design of steamships), THE WRECK OF THE TITAN OR FUTILITY AND OTHER STORIES BY MORGAN ROBERTSON (a prophetic novel first published 14 years before the disaster).

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