Author(s): William Flayhart
The colorful and deadly history of ocean liner disasters from the mid- nineteenth century to the present.
Perils of the Atlantic is a chronicle of the most frightening episodes in the maritime history of the North Atlantic. From 1850 to the present day, the Atlantic has been home to hundreds of ocean liners and cruise ships, each more lavish than the last . . . all of them symbols of wealth and luxury. Perhaps this is why readers have always been fascinated by the lives of these ships