By William H. Miller
In this interesting e-book, William H. Miller seems to be at the various more moderen mess ups to have befallen the sea liners of the realm. specific cognizance is paid to the Andrea Doria, which ignited fierce debate and won foreign infamy because it sunk in 1956 at a value of greater than fifty lives – nonetheless, this present day, the worst maritime catastrophe in American waters for over a century. Others featured contain the Normandie, stated to be the main really good Atlantic liner of all time, former Blue Riband-holder SS Rex and lots of others.
Utilising an intensive selection of infrequent photographs, Miller sheds mild not just at the mess ups themselves, but additionally years of trustworthy provider sooner than catastrophe. Captured either of their pomp and within the aftermath in their darkest hour, this gorgeous number of infrequent photographs is key to a person with an curiosity in ocean-liner background or maritime disasters.
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