encyclopedia titanica

Does the world need more books about the Titanic Probably about as much as it needs a 3D version of James Camerons movie Still a veritable shipload is being released to commemorate the April 14 100th anniversary of the sinking While the world would continuing spinning without most of them happily the titles discussed are all firstrate All tell the welltrod tale of the rich and famous who sailed on the White Star Lines illfated luxury liner some highlight the effects the catastrophe had on the survivors and others tell the story of the officers and crew Two are by Canadians John Boileau and Hugh Brewster fill out neglected stories of Canadian victims and Halifaxs role in the recovery and identification of the 1517 lost