By William H. Miller
In this interesting e-book, William H. Miller seems at the various more moderen failures 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 price of greater than fifty lives – nonetheless, at the present time, the worst maritime catastrophe in American waters for over a century. Others featured comprise the Normandie, stated to be the main remarkable Atlantic liner of all time, former Blue Riband-holder SS Rex and lots of others.
Utilising an in depth selection of infrequent photos, Miller sheds mild not just at the failures themselves, but additionally years of devoted carrier ahead of catastrophe. Captured either of their pomp and within the aftermath in their darkest hour, this pretty choice of infrequent photos is vital to an individual with an curiosity in ocean-liner heritage or maritime disasters.
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Andrea Doria and Other Recent Liner Disasters by William H. Miller