Down with the Old Canoe
A Cultural History of the Titanic Disaster
With a new afterword
Everyone from suffragists to their opponents; radicals, reformers, and capitalists; critics of technology and modern life; racists and xenophobes and champions of racial and ethnic equality; editorial writers and folk singers, preachers and poets found moral and cultural lessons in the sinking of the Titanic.
"...an intriguing study of the myths and meanings which have come to cluster around the wreck."
April 2012 • Paper • £9.99 • ISBN 978 0 393 34080 8 • 320pp • 140 x 210mm • 16 pages of illustrations