More souls died when the Riverboat Sultana sank in the Mississippi River during the U.S. Civil War than on the RMS Titanic! The Sultana disaster is in fact, the worst maritime disaster in U.S. history. So why is it such a forgotten piece of Americana, with just a few books written and no Hollywood films? Everyone remembers the Alamo or Pearl Harbor, so why not the poor Sultana? Listen and learn.