Shopping Cart -

Your cart is currently empty.
Upgrade to today
for only an extra Cxx.xx

You get:

plus This issue of xxxxxxxxxxx.
plus Instant access to the latest issue of 350+ of our top selling titles.
plus Unlimited access to 30000+ back issues
plus No contract or commitment. If you decide that PocketmagsPlus is not for you, you can cancel your monthly subscription online at any time. Auto-renews at $9.99 per month, unless cancelled.
Upgrade for 99c
Then just $9.99 / month. Cancel anytime.
Learn more
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
US
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
Read anywhere Read anywhere
Ways to pay Pocketmags Payment Types
Trusted site
At Pocketmags you get
Secure Billing
Great Offers
Web & App Reader
Gifting Options
Loyalty Points

How Did They do That?

The most celebrated ship of the age, before its maiden voyage

RMS TITANIC

OLYMPIC CHAMPION

The Titanic, of the White Star Line shipping company, was one of the new and luxurious Olympic class ocean liners, alongside the Britannic and Olympic. It took three years to build at the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast.

Perhaps the most famous ship in history, the tragedy of the RMS Titanic has been told numerous times and continues, after more than a century, to captivate.

On the night of 14/15 April 1912, the luxury ocean liner – the world’s largest human-made moving object at the time – struck an iceberg during its maiden voyage. Despite being labelled as “unsinkable”, design flaws caused the ship to go down in hours, resulting in 1,500 deaths and ensuring the name Titanic forevermore acts as a warning against hubris.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of BBC History Revealed Magazine - July 2016
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Digital Issue
July 2016
$4.99
This issue and other back issues are not included in a new BBC History Revealed Magazine subscription. Subscriptions include the latest regular issue and new issues released during your subscription.
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 2.54 per issue
SAVE
49%
Was $40.99
Now $32.99
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only $ 4.15 per issue
SAVE
10%
$26.99
Monthly Digital Subscription
Only $ 4.61 per issue
$4.99

View Issues

About BBC History Revealed Magazine

The July 2016 issue of History Revealed