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Four Airship Disasters Worse Than The Hindenburg

And why the Hindenburg was the last straw

The Hindenburg disaster still strikes an imposing image today. The giant airship burning against the black spindle of the air station tower, people running for cover as the ship descends towards the ground, the reporter shouting “the humanity” as the whole thing unfolds in front of cameras. It burned an image in…




Exploring History is a publication about history. Instead of focusing on any particular time period of history, we explore anything about the past that helps our readers understand the world they live in today. We pay special attention to historiographical rigor and balance.

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