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Futility, Or the Wreck of the Titan

by Morgan Robertson

The story is about a fictional ocean liner called the Titan, which is considered to be unsinkable but eventually sinks after striking an iceberg. The story has been noted for its similarities to the real-life sinking of the RMS Titanic, which occurred in 1912. "Futility, Or the Wreck of the Titan" is the full title of Morgan Robertson's novella, which was first published in 1898.

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Language

English

Original Language

English

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1898

Author

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Morgan Robertson

United States

Morgan Andrew Robertson was an American author of short stories and novels, and the self-proclaimed inventor of the periscope.     Robertson was...

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