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By Oldham, Wilton J.
Story of the ship-owning Ismay family, and in particular Bruce Ismay, who joined the last lifeboat on the Titanic and was the subject of a witch-hunt thereafter. Draws on previously unseen family papers.
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The Ismay Line charts the rise and fall of one of the most eminent British shipping companies - and tells the story of the family behind it. The founder of the White Star Line, T H Ismay, pioneered a revolutionary design of iron steamships, built for him by Harland & Wolff of Bel...fast. By the time of his death in 1899 he had become the most successful steamship owner in the world. He was succeeded by his son, Bruce Ismay, who in April 1912 was aboard his latest ship, Titanic, when it collided...Read more
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