Essays Tagged: "RMS Titanic"

The Titanic

anic had a sense of space and openess(Titanic, p.2)Exactly 860 people worked on board the Titanic. (RMS Deck Crew p.1).340 of them worked below decks in the ngine department as engineers, timmers,boil ... ngine department as engineers, timmers,boiler makers, grease men, window cleaners, or line keepers (RMS Engineeringp.2). Only a few dozen of them were engaged in the seamanship directly. Evenfewer wer ...

(4 pages) 123 1 3.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers

persuasive essay regarding the titanic and what should be done with the remains.

I believe that the titanic should be left where it is because it would be disrespectful to all of the different culture ... disrespectful to all of the different cultures and people who were on the ship. If we did bring the Titanic up would the whole ship be in museums in England and the United States. The ship is a memori ... tries involved and disrespecting the other people from different cultural back grounds who died.The Titanic is a graveyard for more than 1500 people and should stay where it is on the bottom of the oc ...

(2 pages) 77 2 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Haunted by Memories.

tragic night as if it were yesterday, and to think that I had been so eager to embark on the mighty Titanic. At the time, she was the biggest and most luxurious ship to set sail and this was going to ... ve, but my family was lucky, because we had won three first-class tickets for a cruise on board the Titanic in a lottery. However, our luck and that of many other people was soon about to run out.It a ...

(6 pages) 25 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

With Reference To A Real Life Example Discuss Money Management vs. Risk

(The Titanic)Ignoring the time zone difference, it was 90 years ago that the RMS Titanic, on her maiden voyage in 1912, struck an iceberg. The collision was not head-on. The ber ...

(8 pages) 65 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Cause and effect Essay on the Titanic disaster.

The Titanic DisasterJohn Eaton, one of the co-authors of Titanic: Triumph and Tragedy said that in the s ... r 1500 people less than five years later.The two ocean liners were to be called the Olympic and the Titanic. A third ship was added to the plans later. The Titanic's hull plate was laid in 1909 and a ... ed to the plans later. The Titanic's hull plate was laid in 1909 and a little over two years later, Titanic's 26,000 ton hull is launched at Harland and Wolff's shipyard. The ship reached a speed of t ...

(5 pages) 134 1 4.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

A Comparative Essay on the Effect of the Demise of the Empress of Ireland and the Titanic.

t made her a legend.Endnotes1 David Zeni, Forgotten Empress. (Great Britain: Halsgrove, 1988) 188.2 RMS Titanic Page, 21 June 1997, BBC h2g2 Online. 15 November 2003 .3 Titanic Page, 24 May 1999, The ...

(6 pages) 61 0 4.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

TITANIC - A historical information essay.

officers, crewmembers, and passengers were also transferred from those liners to the Titanic.As the RMS (Royal Mail Steamer) Titanic departed on April 10, 1912, the ship narrowly missed colliding with ... Molly Brown, were identified and celebrated by the press.Following the Titanic's sinking, many reforms were made. From that point on, lifeboat space for every person on a ship was required, along wit ...

(10 pages) 105 1 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

God Creates a Lesson Learned From Tragedy The essay is written as a news reporter, who is telling how the religous community felt about the titanic sinking.

On April 15 the world was shocked when the first reports came out about the sinking of the RMS Titanic. The RMS Titanic of the White Star Line was the largest ship the world had ever known. ( ...

(3 pages) 36 1 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Building of the Titanic

task the ship was built on a 772 foot long platform that sloped gently down to the water. The platforms were then greased with 22 tons of tallow, soap, and train oil. The big post holding the ship up, ... sed by the pulling of a handle that opened a valve. The ship would then slide down the wooden platforms into the river. This launch process took sixty-two seconds. Once it was in the water tug boats t ...

(6 pages) 59 1 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Sinking of the Titanic

Carlisle built the Titanic (Baldwin, 484), a great passenger liner, for eight million dollars. Its crew claimed, "God H ... "God Himself could not sink this ship;" they believed it was unsinkable. On her maiden voyage, the Titanic carried 2,207 people-many of whom were important names at the time, and 706 of whom were imm ... ime, and 706 of whom were immigrants-and $420,000 worth of cargo (Baldwin, 485).Before it sank, the Titanic received six separate ice warnings, all of which the crew let by paying minimal attention to ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Who Sank the Titanic?

p of dreams" (Titanic).Captain Smith was an honorable and distinguished captain, "[f]or 40 years storms sought in vain to vex him or menace his craft" (Streissguth, 32). Captain Smith was looked upon ...

(10 pages) 76 2 3.6 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

An inspector calls - Act 1 - use of dramatic techniques That priestly uses to communicate his message

used in the way that when he says "Why a friend of mine went over to this new liner last week - the Titanic - she sails next week - forty six thousand eight hundred tons - New York in five days - and ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The sinking of the Rms Titanic. I got a good grade. =)

The Making of the TitanicBruce Ismay was the MD of the White Star Line who made Titanic.Titanic was made in Harland an ... the White Star Line who made Titanic.Titanic was made in Harland and Wolff.11,300 workers built the Titanic.No expense was spared .Thomas Andrews designed the TitanicThe designTitanic had 10 levels.It ... TitanicThe designTitanic had 10 levels.It had a double bottom.It had 20 lifeboats.Everything on the Titanic was brand new.The Titanic could carry 3547 people.It weighed 67,063 tonnes.Over 500 people c ...

(1 pages) 23 0 2.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Histoty of the RMS Olympic

RMS Olympic was the longest lived of the Olympic Class liners White Star Line constructed to compete ... y ended and she was sold off for scrap metal. Her memory lives on however in the pages of this site.RMS Olympic, in the course of her nearly 25 years at sea, earned the name "Old Reliable". Besides be ... the British government), decided that the old liner had outlived her usefulness. In March of 1935, RMS Olympic made her last crossing to New York. Upon her return to England, she was decommissioned a ...

(4 pages) 16 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers


TitanicI am Kevin Grant a third class survivor on the Titanic. I went onto my train at Waterloo Stat ... nto my train at Waterloo Station. It was a bumpy ride to South Hampton, England. I was going on the Titanic because of a coal strike I was originally scheduled on the Adriatic. I was going on the grea ... great ship so that I could start my shoe-making business in New York. When I finally got to see the Titanic I noticed it was the largest ship I've ever seen. I couldn't wait to get aboard the ship. I ...

(2 pages) 23 1 2.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Titanic Essay.

Since 1912, when the Titanic sank on her inaugural voyage, there has been many theories behind the mystery of how this un ... sh in theside of the 900 foot-long luxury liner. Even after 1985, when Robert D.Ballard founded the Titanic, the expeditions mainly focused on the beautyof the ship and not the damage it had sustained ... focused on the beautyof the ship and not the damage it had sustained from the iceberg. Of coursethe Titanic is submerged in many feet of mud so searching for the damagehas been impossible.Just recentl ...

(2 pages) 30 0 0.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Physics Of The Titanic

4 collapsibles (20 people each) Bilge Tanks: 300 feet to prevent rolling in heavy seas Reasons The Titanic Sank: a) Loss of buoyancy and displacement b) Reduction in hull speed c) Weakened rivets fro ... ater, which means that the water has to move aside for the object. This is called displacement. The Titanic had 16 watertight compartments. The iceberg had put holes in the first five compartments. Th ...

(4 pages) 23 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Effects Of Bacteria On The Rusting Process

The Effects of Bacteria on the Rusting Process As the RMS Titanic soundly rests at the bottom of the frigid, dark waters of the Northern Atlantic, small b ...

(5 pages) 16 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Titanic Critical Review

he ship was every bit as spectacular as it would have been to see it on the giant theater screen. (Armstrong, 2007)Cameron's cast selection was a great choice by placing the young DiCaprio with the ne ... mend this movie to everyone and hope it gets passed through the next generations to come.Reference:Armstrong, R. (2007). Titanic 1997. Movie Gallery US, LLC and Hollywood Entertainment Corporation. ht ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Research paper about the RMS Titanic

yard. The Titanic was around 880 feet long and when completely filled, weighed about 46,000 tons. ("RMS Titanic" 1) The Café ParisienHorne 3was a restaurant on the ship that only first class pa ... gallons of drinking water each day." ("Titanic Facts: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About The RMS Titanic." 1) The ship held more than the legal amount of lifeboats that were required for the nu ...

(7 pages) 21 1 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers