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Rms Titanic

The movie Titanic, directed by James Cameron, was a fictional story based on the true ship, Titanic. Cameron's movie was based on a love story; however, the focus of this paper will be on some of the differences between the two classes aboard the Titanic. This movie clearly portrayed how differently the first and second-class people were treated during the time of the Titanic. This can be related to many other times in American history when groups were segregated as well. The movie began...

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Titanic Planning

The Titanic Project by White Star fleets. White Star fleets is a british shipping company that was responsible for the development of the ever infomous RMS Titanic liner and also other liners such as the ground breaking Oceanic liner. They were at a point of time facing stiff competition and were in dire need to improve and salvage their business because of the new age and new technology which was pushing them down the pecking order by companies such as the German shipping company Llyod which...

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The Sinking of the Titanic

Introduction The R.M.S. Titanic sideswiped an iceberg at 11:40 p.m. on April 14, 1912. Estimated to be able to stay afloat for 2 days under the worst scenario, the ship sank in less than 3 hours [Gannon, 1995]. Main Cause for Sinking The iceberg created a 300-foot gash in the Titanic's hull above and below the waterline. Structural Errors That Accelerated the Sinking Steel brittleness Tests on Titanic's steel showed that the steel had high sulfur content, which increases the brittleness...

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Titanic Crew

In all, the Titanic is composed of 885 crew members. It had three main assets of groups that makes up about all of the number. There was the deck crew, which was master of arms and able bodied sea workers. Then you have your engineering department that consisted of boiler men, firemen, and electricians. Finally, your least important staff, the victual ling department that was stewards and gallery staff. They needed all of these departments for the success of the Titanic`s operation. Everyone had...

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Titanic Diary

April 10, 1912, 12:00 A.M. The Titanic is HUGE. I’m waiting in line to board it right now. Since it is a long line, I figured I could write a quick entry in my diary. I’m riding on the Titanic to New York to take care of my very ill cousin. She has been ill for a couple of weeks and I am the only family she has, so when I heard about the Titanic, I bought a first-class ticket for its first voyage. I have to go now; it is almost my turn...

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plot change of the Titanic movie to reflect a global issue

Pollution: The Silent Killer Movie: Titanic Quote: “It was the ship of dreams to everyone else. To me it was a slave ship, taking me back to America in chains.” Quote with word change: “It was the ship of dreams to everyone else. To me it was an [oil tanker], taking me back to America [in a shroud of death].” When I was a little girl, the shining star of my Little League soccer team, my father and I would take long walks around the soccer fields every Saturday after my games. With hot dogs...

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David Slavitt's "Titanic" analysis

into David R. Slavitt’s “Titanic” The sinking of the Titanic was a tragedy that had an impact for the entire world. To this day, everyone is familiar with the event. It’s no wonder why mention of the ship would incite a certain dread in the hearts of those who lay their eyes on it. The title, “Titanic” (391), however, is a mere decoy. It’s a tool used to set up the ironic tone of the poem. This is made clear through the rather blunt first line, “Who does not love the Titanic?” The word “love” is...

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Titanic Paper

seeing tears, hearing screams and cries, smelling smoke, and feeling ice cold water on my pale white skin.(repetition sentence) I was one of the 1,517 people who died on the Titanic in 1912.( says “tears” a lot) I had a good life before the sinking. Parents were in love, I was an only child, in a great house. Then once the Titanic sank it was all over, for me at least. My parents had another baby after I died, like they were trying to replace me, or start over. It makes me so angry. Now all I want...

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The Sinking of the Titanic

The Sinking of the Titanic We all know the story of the Titanic, a luxurious ocean liner that set sail from Southampton, England in route to New York but never made it. Titanic was carrying the wealthiest British and American aristocrats and the ship was built with them in mind.[i] This ship was designed for luxury, not safety. The ship and staff were unprepared for the events that would unfold the evening of April 14, 1912. Titanic’s fatal evening was due to a number of careless acts. The fatalities...

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Comparing Romeo And Juliet And Titanic

sacrifice, and death. Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet along with Titanic by James Cameron and we all wished these lovers got to live happily ever after, but instead it left one questioning, why did this have to happen? Most of the time teens think these love stories and movies are going to be lame, but sometimes we’re proven wrong, before you know it we’re living it and wishing we could change some tragic events. Romeo and Juliet and Titanic have similarities and differences in three areas; wide audience...

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