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WATCH: Titanic Jamboree's Missing Story - Bruce Ismay Not the Villain?

David Tereshchuk | Posted 06.11.2012 | Media
David Tereshchuk

Chairman of the White Star Line Ismay notoriously managed to escape into a lifeboat along with women and children. But was this simply an example of brutish, unmanly selfishness? Or was there some other explanation for his survival?

9 Ways To Survive The Titanic

Frances Wilson | Posted 12.19.2011 | Books
Frances Wilson

The right to survive the Titanic depended on the passengers' status on the ship. Ismay's defense was that he was travelling neither as the captain nor as a member of the crew, but an ordinary First Class passenger and that he was therefore entitled to save his own life.

Titanic Sank Due To Steering Blunder, Claims New Book

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

With its dramatic twists and massive loss of life, the sinking of the R.M.S. Titanic remains one of history's most fascinating tragedies. And in yet a...