Building the World's Most Famous Ship
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Globe Pequot Press, The|
| Imprint:||Lyons Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $14.95|
| Book Description: |
When she set sail on her doomed maiden voyage in April 1912, RMS Titanic was the jewel in the crown of the White Star Line, a company that American tycoon J. P. Morgan had acquired a decade earlier. The executives at White Star competed fiercely in the ocean liner market, prioritizing luxury and comfort over speed. A floating palace, Titanic was the largest and most technologically advanced moving object in the world. It spent barely...