Starting today (or rather late last night) one of our favorite authors Erik Larson is recreating history . . . on Twitter!
Erik Larson’s Dead Wake is a #1 New York Times bestseller (if you haven’t read it, go grab it!). This year is the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania in WWI, which is the main subject of Dead Wake. Larson is known for finding the fascinating details and untold stories that make textbook history totally thrilling, and his new book is no exception.
We love it when authors bring their books to life in cool ways, and this is a fantastic example. Erik will be live-tweeting the last voyage of the Lusitania through the ship’s final moments on May 7th. He’ll be using images and video to bring the story to life. We can’t wait to watch the story unfold.
Check out feed below which organizes the tweets in chronological order for easy perusing.
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