This week is the centennial of the Titanic's launch, May 31, 1911. Why was she considered unsinkable? Because of her 30 compartments which could be sealed against one another with a pull of a single lever. [The Scuttlefish]
Why Was The Titanic Considered 'Unsinkable'?
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