Lusitania: 18 Minutes That Changed The World
1x60 - CHANNEL 5 & SMITHSONIAN CHANNEL 2015
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: JOHN FARREN
Lusitania: an ocean liner to rival Titanic. On May 7th 1915 11 miles off the Old Head of Kinsale she was struck by a single torpedo from a German U-boat. 18 minutes later she was gone: a death toll of nearly 1200. Who will live and who will die, as the political shockwave is felt around the world?