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Titanic (Steamship)


  • [The Titanic was a British luxury steamship. Launched on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10, 1912, the ship sank en route to New York, New York on April 14-15, 1912.]
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    • us: RMS Titanic
    • us: R.M.S. Titanic
    • us: Титаник (Steamship)
    • us: تيتانيك (Steamship)
    • us: Titanik (Steamship)
    • us: Taytānīk (Steamship)
    • us: טיטניק (Steamship)
    • us: RMS 타이타닉
    • us: RMS Tʻaitʻanik
    • us: 타이타닉 (Steamship)
    • us: Tʻaitʻanik (Steamship)
    • us: טיטאניק (Steamship)
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        Steamship
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  • Sources

    • found: Lord, W. A night to remember, 1955.
    • found: White, E.E. Voyage on the great Titanic, 1998: t.p. (R.M.S. Titanic)
    • found: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. The R.M.S. "Titanic" Maritime Memorial Act of 1985, 1985.
    • found: OCLC, Apr. 13, 2009 (تيتانيك = Tڶitڶanڶik; تيتانيك = Taytڶanڶik; Титаник = Titanik)
    • found: Wikipedia, Apr. 13, 2009 (RMS Titanic; Titanic; Olympic-class passenger liner) Hebrew page (טיטניק = Ṭiṭaniḳ) Korean page (RMS 타이타닉 = Tʻaitʻanik; 타이타닉호(RMS Titanic))
    • found: Encyclopedia britannica, via WWW, Nov. 2, 2012 (Titanic, in full Royal Mail Ship (RMS) Titanic, The Titanic; British luxury passenger liner that sank on April 14-15, 1912, during its maiden voyage, en route to New York City from Southampton, England, killing about 1,500 passengers and ship personnel; maiden voyage began in Southampton on Apr. 10, 1912)
    • found: Goldhaber, Yechiel, 2012 or 2013: t.p. (טיטאניק = Ṭiṭaniḳ)
  • General Notes

    • [The Titanic was a British luxury steamship. Launched on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10, 1912, the ship sank en route to New York, New York on April 14-15, 1912.]
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  • Change Notes

    • 1981-04-27: new
    • 2017-12-08: revised
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