History & biography

From Triumph to Tragedy

Jane Bowen

From Triumph to Tragedy

The Story of the Paddle Steamer Pegasus and her people 1835-1843
A pioneering ship, whose voyages helped promote Victorian enterprise, came to grief on a calm, clear night in July 1843. Nearly all her passengers and crew were drowned. Who were they, and why did it happen? Why had she struck a rock on a calm, clear night?
Format: 13.5 x 21.5 cm
Number of Pages: 234
ISBN: 978-3-99107-708-4
Release Date: 23.08.2021
GBP 12,90