Titanic, Voices From The Disaster
By Deborah Hopkinson
The sinking of the Titanic was one of the worst tragedies of the 1900's. Because the Titanic's safety was overestimated, the Titanic didn't have enough lifeboats to save everybody on board. Seven hundred people out of 2,200 people were rescued by a ship called the Carpathia. Now it is made mandatory for ships to carry enough lifeboats to save everyone on board. There were many losses on the Titanic, not only their loved ones. Money, Important belongings, and of course The Titanic the most magnificent ship in the world.
The Titanic was one of the biggest ships ever created
When the Titanic sunk 2/3 of the people drowned
There were only enough lifeboats to save 1/3 of the passengers