The Last Voyage of His Majesty's Hospital Ship "Britannic"

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by Rev John A Fleming, MA CF with additional notes by Simon Mills Nearly 2000 tons heavier than her unfortunate sister Titanic and boasting a host of additional safety features installed after that tragedy four years earlier, Britannic completed only five voyages before succumbing to hostile action in the Aegean during the First World War. This book was written by a survivor of HMHS Britannic's last voyage in 1917 and an insight of life on board and a unique viewpoint of the disaster. This reprint, with historical notes, was made from an extremely rare book and contains over forty selected archival illustrations. 44 pages. Softback.

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John A. Fleming
Published by Wordsmith Publications (2006)
ISBN 10: 1899493026 ISBN 13: 9781899493029
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Book Description Wordsmith Publications, 2006. Soft cover. Condition: As New. Packed securely and posted from UK within TWO working days. Overseas orders always posted Airmail. Like new condition, with no marks tears, creases or inscription - see pictures. "Nearly 2000 tons heavier than her unfortunate sister ship Titanic, and boasting a host of additional safety features installed after that tragedy four years earlier, Britannic completed only five voyages before succumbing to hostile action in the Aegean during the First World War. Rev John Fleming was the Presbyterian chaplain on board the Britannic at the time, and his narrative is still the only contemporary account of the demise of the White Star Liner to be published by a survivor. With over 40 specially selected illustrations accompanying the original text written in 1917, and a concise biography of the author, The Last Voyage of his Majesty's hospital ship Britannic, is a moving testimony to the courage and fortitude of those involved, and a unique viewpoint of the disaster." This is a small size paperback book, with 48 pages. Reprint 2006. Seller Inventory # ABE-1524671111690

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