Titanic, First Accounts

(Classics Deluxe Edition)

By Tim Maltin; Tim Maltin (Introduction by); Nicholas Wade (Editor); (Afterword by)
(Penguin Classics, Paperback, 9780143106623, 400pp.)

Publication Date: February 28, 2012

Shop Local
Enter your zip code below to find indies closest to you.

Go


Description

Fascinating firsthand accounts of the Titanic--in a deluxe package with gorgeous graphic cover art.

Historic firsthand accounts and testimonies by survivors and eye- witnesses including Lawrence Beesley, Margaret Brown, Archibald Gracie, Carlos F. Hurd and many more.




About the Author

Tim Maltin has been researching the Titanic for more than twenty-five years and is the author of 101 Things You Thought You Knew About the Titanic...But Didn't. He lives in Wiltshire, England.
Max Ellis, originally trained as a precision engineer, is a professional illustrator based in London. He is the winner of the British Illustration (AOI) award for humor and his clients include Advertisement Age, Maxim and Wired magazine.




Praise For Titanic, First Accounts

"With its detailed stories from survivors of the disaster, Titanic, First Accounts is hugely engaging and adroitly debunks some of the event's great myths. ("Nearer, My God, to Thee" wasn't actually the last song played by the ship's band.) The eyewitness testimonies are equal parts illuminating and haunting, revealing intimate conversations with surviving passengers who didn't fully grasp the scope of the unfolding devastation until it was too late."
-Entertainment Weekly

Indie Bookstore Finder

Indie Bestsellers

Landline
Rainbow Rowell
St. Martin's Press
Daily Love
Mastin Kipp
Hay House
The Magician's Land
Lev Grossman
Viking Adult
The Great Glass Sea
Josh Weil
Grove Press

Make Your Own Wishlist

FIND US ON:
IndieBound on Twitter IndieBound on Facebook







Update Profile