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Secrets of the Dead | The Sinking of the Andrea Doria | PBS

Duration: 54:22 (Full Program)
Program: Secrets of the Dead #504
Broadcast Date: Oct. 2, 2006

On the last night of an Atlantic voyage, the Andrea Doria luxury liner was broadsided by the 13,000-ton Stockholm in an accident that imperiled more than 1,700 passengers and crew. With the world watching in horror during one of the first televised tragedies, the Andrea Doria sank, sparking a ferocious debate over fault that remains to this day and ended the era of luxury cruise liners.

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Post Date: June 7, 2010