Women of the Titanic Disaster (Google eBook)

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NewSouth Books, Dec 15, 2011 - Transportation
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Sylvia Caldwell was onboard the Titanic when it sank in 1912. As one of the disaster's survivors, she took it upon herself to write an account of what happened in the event's aftermath. Women of the Titanic Disaster details Sylvia Caldwell's journey immediately following the sinking of the Titanic, and it gives us a fresh perspective on this historic event. With a foreword by Julie Hedgepeth Williams, author of A Rare Titanic Family: The Caldwells' Story of Survival, a biography of Sylvia Caldwell and her family.
  

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Contents

Nearer My God to Thee
About the Author
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Sylvia Harbaugh Caldwell was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the mid-1880s. She attended Park College, where she met her future husband, Albert F. Caldwell. She was on the Titanic when it sank in 1912 and wrote an account of what happened afterward, Women of the Titanic Disaster. She died in 1965 at the age of eighty-one.

Julie Hedgepeth Williams is a journalism professor at Samford University. She received a B.A. in English and history from Principia College in Elsah, Illinois, and a Masters in Journalism and a Ph.D in Mass Communications from the University of Alabama.

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