Wyn Craig Wade (1944–2006) was a clinical psychologist by training, specializing in family and adolescent counseling and neuropsychosis. He held degrees from the University of Michigan and the University of Wisconsin, and pursued postgraduate work at Michigan State University. He is also the author of The Titanic: End of a Dream and The Fiery Cross: The Ku Klux Klan in America.
On that fatal night in 1912 the world’s largest moving object disappeared beneath the waters of the North Atlantic in less than three hours. There are many questions surrounding its sinking. This electrifying account vividly recreates the vessel’s last desperate hours afloat and fully addresses the questions that have continued to haunt the tragedy of the Titanic.