One hundred years ago, a ship thought to be indestructible suffered the ill fate to strike an iceberg during its maiden voyage across the North Atlantic. The unthinkable occurred, and the Titanic went to the bottom. What happened on that cold and inky night has haunted and entranced us ever since. Now, on the 100th anniversary of "the night to remember," LIFE revisits this awesome human drama in Titanic: The Tragedy That Shook The World: One Century Later
. Heroism is involved, and hubris. Romance and recrimination. A thousand stories spiraling outward--and all of them told in this commemorative LIFE book, in words and pictures.
- A hardcover commemorative book for the 100-year anniversary (April 15, 1912) of the sinking of the Titanic.
- Tales of heroism, romance and more are told in words and pictures in this beautiful commemorative book.