The Flawed Watch
This is a compelling account of the Titanic disaster and the ship that did not come to her rescue. As an avid reader of everything about the Titanic, I did not know the story of the SS Californian. 92 more words
The RMS Carpathia, carrying 743 passengers, left New York on April 11, 1912, bound for a Mediterranean cruise. But a different purpose was in store for the Cunard Line ship—rescuing the survivors of the… 557 more words
The Carpathia , launched in 1901 , came to the rescue when the Titanic distress signal was heard on the wireless on 14 April 1912. Later the Carpathia was sunk by a German U-boat in 1918 during World War One .