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History's Greatest Blunders

S1-E18 Titanic: A Disaster Waiting to Happen

S1-E18 Titanic: A Disaster Waiting to Happen

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Summary

The sinking of the Titanic. Too few lifeboats, cost-cutting on the construction materials, pressure from the owner to travel at full speed through an icefield and watertight bulkheads which did not even reach the top deck all led to the ultimate tragedy.

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