A Night to Remember

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Niagara, 1997 - Social Science - 217 pages
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Walter Lord's brilliant graphic account of the sinking of the Titanic, one of the most extraordinary true-life dramas of this century. Lord's acclaimed book is both a thriller and a riveting social record. He defines in every detail the tragic events of that horrific night.

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User Review  - Zumbanista - LibraryThing

I thoroughly enjoyed this factual, succinct narrative of the sinking of the Titanic. You get a real sense of how the tragedy happened, the main players in the drama and the role each played during ... Read full review

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User Review  - Meredy - LibraryThing

Six-word review: Chilling chronicle of unimaginable maritime catastrophe. Extended review: In our time, a number of landmark events have been cited as turning points, the end of innocence, the time ... Read full review


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Walter Lord is the author of several best-selling works of history, including "A Night to Remember", the recreation of the sinking of the Titanic. He lives in New York City.

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