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- Listening Length: 5 hours and 19 minutes
- Program Type: Audiobook
- Version: Unabridged
- Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
- Audible.com Release Date: August 17, 2010
- Whispersync for Voice: Ready
- Language: English
- ASIN: B00401I52K
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Top Customer Reviews
With a passenger list in the back, detailing those who survived and those who didn't, "A Night to Remember," is a harrowing account of the Titanic's ill-fated journey from Europe to the United States.
The book really tells of the people who spent fortunes to get aboard the Titanic, the most luxurious cruiseliner of the time. I really don't think that this book can be compared to the movie "Titanic." They are both such different stories, that saying one is like the other is missing the point.
"A Night to Remember is much more than Hollywook hype. It is really more of a personal account of what happened aboard the ship, and the horrors of the sinking and of the rescues (most people died, only a few survived). I highly recommend this book to anyone who has an interest in the saga of the Titanic. This book is based solidly on fact, which is one reason I like it so much. I remember reading this several years ago, and being kept up at night as a result.
A NIGHT TO REMEMBER transports you to the decks of the Titanic that cold April night so convincingly that you are left with an eerie chill-between-your-shoulder blades feeling as the great ship goes down.
You share the early complacency of the passengers on the 'unsinkable' ship. Your sense of impending doom grows as the bows disappear below the glassy Atlantic. You grit your teeth at the obtuseness of the crew of the Californian---why, oh why, didn't they question those white rockets?---and you share in the breathless trauma of those on shore as the story unfolds.
Sure, since the discovery of the wreck many questions have been answered (and a few more posed). Some of Lord's information is dated (the ship did in fact break in half, for example). There have been other 'Titanic' books, and they explore almost every aspect of the disaster in meticulous detail; even Lord's follow-up The Night Lives On: The Untold Stories & Secrets Behind the Sinking of the Unsinkable Ship-Titanic falls into this category. But no one has ever told the story of the RMS Titanic any better, and it's likely they never will.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
Got this for the kindle. Have recommended it to several friends. It was a great book to read. Made you feel like you were watching the events unfold.Published 5 days ago by Granny's Adventures
This account of the sinking of the Titanic is the best I have ever read. I felt as though I were actually present, and experiencing the ordeal with the passengers. Read morePublished 8 days ago by Michey
A detailed account of the Titanic tragedy from many points of view.Published 12 days ago by Mare' Brennan
This was a wonderful book to read to learn more about the tragedy of the Titanic. I read this after reading "Gilded Lives, Fatal Voyage", the newer book. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Luchi1012
Captivating read. I thoroughly enjoyed it. Did a great job making me feel as if I was there. Captured rescue and aftermath well, too.Published 1 month ago by Todd E Stephens
Awesome reselling of the melancholy that the Titanic is. Explains the unfortunate human errors and natural reasons in a clear and precise wordsPublished 2 months ago by Mahadevan Subramanian