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The Band that Played On

The Band that Played On The Extraordinary Story of the 8 Musicians Who Went Down with the Titanic

By Steve Turner
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.78 Stars

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On 3/2 Morgan Miller wrote: Although I was a late-comer to the whole Titanic obsession, since I was only 3 when the movie came out with Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio, my older sisters wasted no time in immersing me in everything Titanic as soon as I was old enough. Because of that, when I saw the book The Band That Played ... The Band that Played On

Morgan's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/24 James W wrote: The Band That Played On by Steve Turner The story of the titanic is one that will be forever remembered throughout history, even a thousand years from now. What happened that cold morning in the Atlantic on April 14th 1912 was one that would go down in history as the worst tragedy of its time. Through ... The Band That Played On By Steve Turner

James W's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/17 Bethany Ann wrote: By: Steve Turner The band that played on is an in-depth look into the lives of the eight members of the band on the Titanic. They played until their final breath, helping keeping those left on the titanic calm in the face of death.  The book focuses on the band, but also talks about the sinking, ... The band that played on

Bethany Ann's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/13 Erin Al-Mehairi wrote: The Band that Played On, by Steve Turner, is an original twist on the historical story of the Titanic, the luxury ship that went down in 1912 that has forever haunted the minds of many Americans. Upon the coming of the 100th anniversary, Thomas Nelson publishers suggested this subject to author Steve ... Titanic Twist: The Extraordinary Story of Eight Brave Musicians

Erin's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/22 Kim Morrow wrote: I received "The Band That Played On", by Steve Turner, for free from in return for my honest review of the material. If you are interested in receiving materials in exchange for honest reviews, please check out This is not your typical book about the Titanic. In fact ... The Band That Played On ~ Book Review

Kim's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/14 Eskypades wrote: Any discussion of the sinking of the Titanic will usually include a mention of the heroic band of men who, even though facing certain death, played their instruments to the last, providing some measure of comfort and serenity to their fellow passengers. As a band, their last act lives on in fame, but ... The Band That Played On

Eskypades' Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/23 Tanya Goins wrote: The Band That Played On’ by Steve Turner is the story of the eight musicians who stayed back aboard the Titanic playing till the very end on her ill fated maiden voyage. The concept that makes this book stand out is the story behind how the band members came together “and how their music served as ... Book Review for Booksneeze..

Tanya's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/18 thesheep wrote: Sorry for the hiatus! I have been on my grad trip. I returned to a delightful pile of books, and will be attacking it until work starts (on Monday!).The Band that Played On is about the extraordinary story of the 8 musicians who went down with the Titanic. Note, its not about the story of the 8 extraordinary ... The Band that Played On

thesheep's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/15 Andrew Finden wrote: The Band that Played On: The Extraordinary Story of the 8 Musicians Who Went Down with the Titanic By Steve Turner Hardcover, Thomas Nelson 2011   Anyone who has seen films or read books about the Titanic will recall the ship’s band which played as it sank. In this book Steve Turner focuses on these ... Review: The band that played on – Steve Turner

Andrew's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/12 SCMOM08 wrote: "It is with great sadness that I have to give you the painful news of the death of your son..." What a sobering statement from Charlie Black, the author of handwritten letters to the parents of the men who bravely played on and were lost on the Titanic. Steven Turner presents many well-documented facts ... Well documented facts brought together

SCMOM08's Rating:

4 Stars