Futility Or the Wreck of the Titan

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Filiquarian Publishing, LLC., 2006 - Fiction - 96 pages
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Futility, or the Wreck of the Titan is a novel which was originally writtena nd published in 1898 by Morgan Robertson. This novel is the story of an ocean liner, called the Titan, which sinks in the North Atlantic ocean after hitting an iceberg. There are many similarities between this novel and the facts in the sinking of the Titanic fourteen years later. Morgan Robertson revisited his work in 1912 after the sinking of the Titanic and made the ship larger as well as changing the ending of the story.
 

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Contents

Chapter One
5
Chapter Two
9
Chapter Three
15
Chapter Four
19
Chapter Five
25
Chapter Six
29
Chapter Seven
37
Chapter Eight
43
Chapter Nine
49
Chapter Ten
55
Chapter Eleven
61
Chapter Twelve
69
Chapter Thirteen
75
Chapter Fourteen
83
Chapter Fifteen
87
Chapter Sixteen
93

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Morgan Robertson was an American writer best known for his novel Futility, or The Wreck of the Titan, a prescient novel published in 1898 about the catastrophic sinking of an unsinkable ocean liner, eerily similar to the sinking of the Titanic fourteen years later. Robertson also penned The Submarine Destroyer, Three Laws and the Golden Rule, and the short story Beyond the Spectrum, which described a future war between the United States and the Empire of Japan. Morgan Robertson died in 1915.

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