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Titanic Love Stories by Gill Paul
  

Titanic Love Stories

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Imagine the excitement of honeymooning on an unsinkable ship....The loss of the Titanic on 15th April 1912 was a terrible tragedy for all of the 1,517 people who died - but the stories of the 12 brides and grooms who joined the ship to celebrate their honeymoons are especially poignant. Gill Paul explores the haunting strories of heroism, hope and love.

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Synopsis

Titanic Love Stories by Gill Paul

Love stories from the Titanic include a multi-millionaire John Jacob Astor and his wife Madeleine, who had eloped to escape the gossip-mongers. Only Madeleine and their unborn child would make it home. Then there was Daniel Marvin, whose wedding to Mary Farquarson was the first recorded on film. The groom helped his young bride onto a life raft but refused to save himself. And there were Edward and Ethel Beane, who had saved up for six years to get married and lost everything on the Titantic. They survived, but refused ever to talk about what happened to them.

About the Author

Gill Paul

Gill Paul is a Scottish-born, London-based writer of historical fiction and non-fiction. Her novels include The Secret Wife (2016), a tragic love story about the Russian royal family, Women and Children First (2012), set on the Titanic, The Affair (2013), set in Rome during the making of Cleopatra, and No Place for a Lady (2015), about the women who accompanied the soldiers to the Crimean War. Her non-fiction includes A History of Medicine in 50 Objects (2016), World War I Love Stories (2014) and Royal Love Stories (2015). Gill has written about relationships for a number of newspapers and magazines, and has an occasionally successful sideline in matchmaking. She swims year-round in an outdoor pond.

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Publication date

30th November 1999

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Gill Paul

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Biography / Autobiography
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9781907332784

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