About this book
A new edition of the bestselling account of the sinking of the "Titanic", reissued for the 100th anniversary. With a new prologue by Julian Fellowes, author of ITV's "Downton Abbey". Fellowes is writing a major 4 part "Titanic" drama for ITV due to be screened in April. 'A stunning book, incomparably the best on its subject' "New York Times"
On April 15th, 1912, Titanic, the world's largest passenger ship, sank after colliding with an iceberg, claiming more than 1,500 lives. The author's bestselling history of the voyage, the wreck and the aftermath is a tour de force of detailed investigation and the upstairs/downstairs divide.