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Grandparents, Great-Uncles, And The Titanic

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 04.15.2012 | Home

In February, the grandson of a violinist hired to play on the Titanic shared a David and Goliath story with readers of The Huffington Post. While rese...

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?

Titanic: Why It Still Matters

Robert Sullivan | Posted 06.02.2012 | Books
Robert Sullivan

Titanic had a thorough mix of humanity, traveling together toward whatever fate awaited. That fate, everyone figured, was a docking in New York. But an iceberg intervened and here is where the question "Why do we still care about Titanic?" gets more interesting.

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...