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|Titanic Review||TITANIC LIVE
29th June 2015
Stuart Kelly reports on a poignant swansong for Titanic Composer James Horner at the recent performance of Titanic Live at the Royal Albert Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra....
|Titanic Review||INTO THE DANGER ZONE: SEA CROSSINGS OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR
6th March 2015
This book (by Tad Fitch and Michael Poirier) is a reve...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC (3D)
21st September 2012
Stuart Kelly reviews the rereleased 3d 'Titanic' by James Cameron....
|Titanic Review||RMS OLYMPIC BY BRIAN HAWLEY
5th September 2012
Mike Poirier and Stuart Kelly
Mike Poirier and Stuart Kelly review Brian Hawley's book on Titanic's sister ship RMS Olympic...
|Gare Maritime||MORRO CASTLE: INFERNO AT SEA
7th August 2012
Jim Kalafus reviews Inferno at Sea : Stories of Death and Survival Aboard the Morro Castle...
|Titanic Review||GILDED LIVES, FATAL VOYAGE
13th June 2012
Gilded Lives, Fatal Voyage takes its title from Mark Twain’s famous observation that enduringly characterised an era, and the reference is an apt one. “The Gilded Age” is a powerful descriptive of a period in which su...
|Titanic Review||CHILDREN OF THE TITANIC AND THE TITANIC STICKER BOOK
11th June 2012
Randy Bryan Bigham
Randy Bryan Bigham reviews two new children’s titles that are both informative and entertaining...
|Titanic Review||THE TWO PENNIES : A TRUE STORY FROM THE TITANIC
21st May 2012
Ed Coghlan reviews Susie Millar's memoir of her great grandfather Thomas Millar who helped to construct the Titanic and died on her....
|Titanic Review||THE TITANIC: EVERYTHING WAS AGAINST US
16th May 2012
Dr Paul Lee reviews a new Titanic book which brings an unorthodox approach to Titanic storytelling....
|Titanic Review||NEW TITANIC BOOKS FOCUS ON CANADIAN CONNECTIONS
10th May 2012
The 100th anniversary has given us two books on Titanic's Canadian connections......
|Titanic Review||OHIO TALES OF THE TITANIC
2nd May 2012
Ohio Tales of the Titanic, is definitely a standout. This specific book focuses on the Buckeye state connections to Titanic....
|Titanic Review||CAMERON'S TITANIC FIFTEEN YEARS ON: A CRITICAL RE-APPRAISAL
22nd April 2012
Sandy McLendon revisits James' Cameron's "Titanic" upon it's 2012 rerelease....
|Titanic Review||THE MARITIME PAINTINGS OF SIMON FISHER
17th April 2012
Stanley C. Jenkins
Stanley Jenkins reviews a lavish volume of maritime art by painter Simon Fisher ...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC DRAMA MINISERIES REVIEWED (ITV - EPISODE 4)
17th April 2012
Sorry this is late, if anyone is still interested. I, myself, found it hard to sustain attention. Well, as tearful Z-list celebrities so often gasp, “It’s been a journey!” The only trouble is that ...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC - DE DANSKE FORTĂ¦LLINGER
15th April 2012
Klaus Egvang reviews Titanic - De danske fortĂ¦llinger by Mette Hjermind McCall and Jesper Hjermind....
|Titanic Review||A VISIT TO TITANIC BELFAST
13th April 2012
Stuart Kelly visits the ÂŁ90m Titanic Belfast exhibition...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC - VOICES FROM THE ARCHIVES
13th April 2012
Paul Rogers reviews a new BBC audiobook of Titanic recollections....
|Titanic Review||TITANIC DRAMA MINISERIES REVIEWED (ITV - EPISODE 3)
10th April 2012
Nautical Groundhog Day is here again. A second viewing of Episode 2 enabled me to sort out a few puzzling things, including why the Catholic electrician was smuggling his family around in 3rd class. He just wanted to keep them...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC DRAMA MINISERIES REVIEWED (ITV - EPISODE 2)
2nd April 2012
Monica Hall casts a critical eye over episode 2 of Julian Fellowes big budget Titanic miniseries....
|Titanic Review||I WAS SHIPWRECKED ON THE ANDREA DORIA!
1st April 2012
Michael Poirier reviews a new book on the sinking of the Andrea Doria by Pierette Simpson....
|Titanic Review||TITANIC (ITV DRAMA MINISERIES TV REVIEW)
27th March 2012
Monica Hall reviews the first episode of Julian Fellowes new four-part drama Titanic...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC : HER JOURNEY
26th March 2012
This beautifully-presented app is a must-have for any Titanic buff!...
|Titanic Review||ON A SEA OF GLASS : THE LIFE & LOSS OF THE RMS TITANIC
15th March 2012
On a Sea of Glass is a comprehensive book for those interested in every aspect of the lost liner....
|Titanic Review||TITANIC VALOUR: THE LIFE OF FIFTH OFFICER HAROLD LOWE
5th March 2012
This new book explores the life of one of the heroes of the Titanic, Harold Godfrey Lowe. As the Titanic was sinking his actions were instrumental in saving the lives of many, and afterwards, he was one of the few survivors to...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC TRAGEDY: A NEW LOOK AT THE LOST LINER
24th February 2012
Mike Poirier reviews a Titanic centennial offering from distinguished maritime historian John Maxtone-Graham...
|Titanic Review||ON BOARD RMS TITANIC : MEMORIES OF THE MAIDEN VOYAGE
12th February 2012
Peter Engberg reviews George Behe's compilation of letters written aboard RMS Titanic...
|Titanic Review||A RARE TITANIC FAMILY: THE CALDWELLS' STORY OF SURVIVAL
11th February 2012
Families are often the guardians of history. Who would have imagined that a new, amateur photo taken aboard Titanic on the day she sailed would grace the cover of a book? Julie Hedgepeth Williams, a journalism professor, has gone throu...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC CAPTAIN: THE LIFE OF EDWARD JOHN SMITH
18th January 2012
Inger Sheil reviews a fully revised biography of Titanic's Captain...
|Titanic Review||DEATH OF A PURSER
5th January 2012
Stanley C. Jenkins
Review of the new biography of Hugh McElroy, the Chief Purser of RMS Titanic:...
|Titanic Review||THE 'OLYMPIC' CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC (REVISED EDITION)
3rd January 2012
Review of Mark Chirnside's ‘Olympic’ Class Ships: Olympic – Titanic – Britannic...
|Titanic Review||THE WATCH THAT ENDS THE NIGHT: VOICES FROM THE TITANIC
29th December 2011
Randy Bryan Bigham
Allan Wolf lyricizes the Titanic in a fact-based, poignant evocation of the 100 year old tragedy...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC IN PHOTOGRAPHS
21st December 2011
Paul Rogers reviews a magnificent new volume of Titanic images....
|Gare Maritime||NEW BOOKS CELEBRATE ITALIAN OCEAN LINERS
10th December 2011
In a world increasingly glutted with coffee-table format books, filled with minimal quantities of large-sized text and awash in “rare photographs and memorabilia” that are neither rare nor well-reproduced, it was refreshing to simul...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC : TRIUMPH AND TRAGEDY
8th December 2011
The third edition of the seminal reference book on the Titanic...
|Titanic Review||REPORT INTO THE LOSS OF THE SS TITANIC - A CENTENNIAL REAPPRAISAL
7th December 2011
A remarkable team of experts shine fresh and detailed light on a century old drama....
|Titanic Review||SHADOW OF THE TITANIC: THE EXTRAORDINARY STORIES OF THOSE WHO SURVIVED
29th November 2011
Mark Chirnside reviews Andrew Wilson's new book exploring the later lives of Titanic's survivors....
|Titanic Review||RACING THROUGH THE NIGHT : OLYMPIC'S ATTEMPT TO REACH TITANIC
17th November 2011
The story of Olympic's abortive 350 mile dash to save Titanic....
|Titanic Review||THE MAN WHO SANK TITANIC
2nd November 2011
Stanley C. Jenkins
Sally Nilsson, Hichen's great-granddaughter, attempts to set the record straight and reveal the true character of the man her family knew....
|Titanic Review||TITANIC LOVE STORIES
25th October 2011
Gill Paul sets off to beguile us with romance but the facts keep getting in the way....
|Titanic Review||STARBOARD AT MIDNIGHT, THE STORY OF SURVIVORS KARL BEHR AND HELEN NEWSOM
24th October 2011
Randy Bryan Bigham
Love at the helm: New Titanic title blends romance and history....
|Titanic Review||HOW TO SURVIVE THE TITANIC. OR THE SINKING OF J. BRUCE ISMAY
11th August 2011
Ismay as Ecce Homo...
|Titanic Review||THE DREAM AND THEN THE NIGHTMARE
1st July 2011
Syrians on the Titanic...
|Titanic Review||THE BAND THAT PLAYED ON
3rd June 2011
Senan Molony reviews Steve Turner's new book about the musicians aboard the Titanic The Band that Played On...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC SCANDAL: THE TRIAL OF THE MOUNT TEMPLE
5th February 2010
Charles A. Haas
|Titanic Review||LOST VOICES OF THE TITANIC : THE DEFINITIVE ORAL HISTORY
21st October 2009
Reviewed by Dave Bryceson...
|Titanic Review||THE TITANIC AND THE INDIFFERENT STRANGER
24th July 2009
The scandal of a ship, within sight of the sinking Titanic that did nothing to help. Rockets were seen and ignored...but was the Captain guilty of mass murder? Did 1500 people needlessly die?...
|Titanic Review||THE OTHER SIDE OF THE NIGHT
16th June 2009
Paul Rogers reviews a new book exploring the mystery of the "Californian Incident"...
|Titanic Review||E.J. THE STORY OF EDWARD J. SMITH. CAPTAIN OF THE TITANIC
5th May 2009
Brian J. Ticehurst
THIS is Gary Coopers second book on the RMS Titanic's Captain. His first book The Man Wh...
|Titanic Review||RETURN TO TITANIC, BY DR. ROBERT D. BALLARD
9th April 2009
Richard A. Krebes
Minnetonka, Minnesota. May, 1988... In a one-level rambler on a street with the pretty name "Croftview Terrace", a young boy sits mesmerized. A letter in his hand. A letter written on the stationary of the Wood...
|Titanic Review||ELIZABETH NYE : TITANIC SURVIVOR
24th February 2009
This fondly-written book had a strange overall effect upon me - it almost made me wish I were religious....
|Titanic Review||NOMADIC : THE BELFAST CHILD
25th June 2008
1987, on t...
|Titanic Review||TITANIC : THE SHIP MAGNIFICENT
3rd April 2008
Dave Gittins reviews Titanic: The Ship Magnificent, the ambitious two-volume edition that describes the achievement that was "Titanic" in detail as never before. ...
|Titanic Review||FINDING DOROTHY
19th July 2005
Randy Bryan Bigham’s book, Finding Dorothy is interesting. Less so, perhaps, for the ‘techies’ amongst us, but certainly for the legion of humanities researchers who are primarily interested in the pe...
|Titanic Review||THE OLYMPIC CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC
6th December 2004
In this new book, Chirnside has done the triplets proud, with a thoroughly researched history of each of these vessels. ...
|Titanic Review||SWITCH THEORY FOUNDERS IN A SEA OF EVIDENCE
12th July 2004
OLYMPIC & TITANIC - The Truth Behind The Conspiracy by Steve Hall and Bruce Beveridge The OlympicÂ–Ti...
|Titanic Review||COMPELLING TITANIC THOUGHTS FROM THE ROCK
29th September 2002
It is often not an easy task, nor a popular enterprise, to be a revisionist of ocean liner history. Proof of this is found, for example, in Coli...
|NEW TITANIC BOOKS FOCUS ON CANADIAN CONNECTIONS
Michael Poirier reviews Titanic the Canadian Story and Titanic Lives: On Board, Destination Canada...