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User Review  - MikeFutcher - LibraryThing

In appraising A Night to Remember, Walter Lord's chronicle of the sinking of the Titanic, I go back to something he writes on his Acknowledgements page. "This book," he writes on page 203, "is really ... Read full review

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User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

Book on CD read by Walter Jarvis On April 15, 1912, the greatest ship to ever sail struck an iceberg and sank in the North Atlantic. This is a chronological tale of what the people aboard the Titanic ... Read full review

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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  - fuzzi - LibraryThing

This is a superb account of the last hours of the Titanic. The author doesn't overwhelm the reader with facts, but succinctly tells of this tragedy through the eyes of the survivors. I found myself ... Read full review

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User Review  - TJWilson - LibraryThing

Intense. This book holds such a disaster in awe that it’s not easy to leave off the book without finishing it. I couldn’t put it down once I picked it up. Very brisk, informative and easy language. A ... Read full review

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User Review  - Marlene-NL - LibraryThing

on Sunday, December 23, 2007 I wrote: Wow. I was again on the verge of tears. This is such a sad story.Very well written. After I read it I immediately wanted to watch The Titanic. I thought I had the movie, but guess I was wrong. ;)Now I know what to buy next. Read full review

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User Review  - minnesotadebbie - LibraryThing

This book was fascinating - I loved all the little details, from what people wore to the squabbles on the life boats. Lord makes clear that the great loss of life was especially horrific because it ... Read full review

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User Review  - mstrust - LibraryThing

It doesn't get more thorough than this- Lord interviewed just about any Titanic survivor still alive in the early 50's, which was quite a few. This is a minute-by-minute account of what happened ... Read full review

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User Review  - catieb511 - LibraryThing

A FANTASTIC read. Walter Lord captures the tale of the ill-fated ocean liner the Titanic in this gripping tale. Once you pick up this book you'll never want to put it down. Read full review

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User Review  - marylinusca - LibraryThing

The illustrations are icing on a fine book's cake. Reads like a novel. Unputdownable. Read full review


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