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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 5/3 Emanuel Pavel wrote: Cand citesc unele biografii e ca si cum as parcurge scriptul unui reality -show. Am fost entuziasmat sa pot citi o carte despre muzicieni prezenti pe Titanic chiar in perioada(inceput de April) in care lumea socotea cei 99 de ani de cand Titanic a intrat in tacere. Imi place sa citesc carti inspirate din evenimente reale sau ... cei care au cantat pe Titanic

Emanuel's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/29 Angie wrote: Book Description:The never-before told, inspiring stories of the 8 brave musicians who played as the Titanic sank. When Titanic collided with an iceberg on April 14, the eight members of the band had already retired for the evening. Still, they put on overcoats and came out to play in the lounge. ... The Band That Played On by Steve Turner

Angie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/21 Aleksija wrote: The Band That Played OnThe extraordinary story of the 8 musicians who went down with the TITANICby Steve TurnerFrom the book: The movies, the documentaries,the museum exhibits. They often tell the same story about the "unsinkable" Titanic, her wealthy passengers, the families torn apart, and the unthinkable ... The Band That Played On

Aleksija's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/20 Robin Lee Hatcher wrote: On April 14, 1912, the White Star Line's Queen of the Ocean, Titanic, hit an iceberg on her maiden voyage and, at 2:20 AM on April 15, sank to the bottom of the Atlantic, taking 1517 souls to their watery graves. Back in 1985, I wrote a novel where the heroine was sailing home on the Titanic when it ... The Band That Played On

Robin Lee 's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/17 JenniF wrote: The Band that Played on is a well researched account of the lives of the eight musicians who perished while playing as the Titanic sank. Steve Turner did a lot of research for this book because even though these men died hero's very little information is know about them. A chapter is dedicated to most ... A little too little

JenniF's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/15 Nate Payne wrote: I find it fitting that today is April 14, 2011 and exactly 99 years ago today the Titanic was hit by and iceberg. This is also the day that I submit my review for the book The Band Played On by Steve Turner and published by Thomas Nelson (who gave me a free copy of the book in exchange for a honest ... The Band Played on

Nate's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/13 The Happy Homeschool Mom wrote: A few weeks ago as I was flipping through the channels, the movie Titanic was on. It was nearing the end of the movie when the ship was sinking and the band was shown calmly playing music even with the chaos that was going on around them. The movie is very entertaining, but the sad reality is the Titanic ... Book Review: The Band That Played On

The Happy Homeschool Mom's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/12 Debra Brinkman wrote: As a Booksneeze Blogger, I had the opportunity to review The Band That Played On by Steve Turner. I've never really been a Titanic groupie, but the musicians have always intrigued me. So I was interested in this title. The book starts with an overview of how the band came to be, followed by a chapter ... Book Review: The Band That Played On

Debra's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/12 Madi wrote: "The Band That Played On" is a non-fiction book about the eight musicians who nobly continued playing as the Titanic sank in 1912. This book takes you deeper than just the fact that eight musicians gave up their lives with dignity-you learn more about who they were before the Titanic, and perhaps who ... The Band That Played On by Steve Turner

Madi's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/9 Meghan wrote: "The Band That Played On" by Steve Turner is a wonderful historical account of the lives of the members of the Titanic's band and their families. The author delves into the personal and professional lives of each man before they boarded the Titanic, including family history, musical training and experience, ... Book Review: The Band That Played On

Meghan's Rating:

4 Stars