The Loss of the S.S. Titanic
|Author||: Lawrence Beesley|
|Publisher||: BoD – Books on Demand|
|Total Pages||: 122|
|Rating||: 4/5 (825 Downloads)|
Download or read book The Loss of the S.S. Titanic written by Lawrence Beesley and published by BoD – Books on Demand. This book was released on 2015-09-21 with total page 122 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Lawrence Beesley (1877-1967), was an English teacher, journalist and author who was a survivor of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. One of the survivors of the sinking of the Titanic in April 1912, Beesley wrote a successful book about his experience, The Loss of the S. S. Titanic: Its Story and its Lessons (June, 1912), published just nine weeks after the disaster. For her time, Titanic was unsurpassed in luxury and opulence. Although she was technologically advanced for the period, on the night of 14 April/15 April 1912 the Titanic struck an iceberg and sank, with great loss of life.