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Picture History of American Passenger Ships (Dover Books on Transportation)

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Publisher Comments:

Loving tribute to luxury liners documents more than 100 ships, including the Leviathan, the America, the Independence, the President Polk, and the United States. Detailed captions provide a wealth of information on tonnage, speed, size, and passenger load. Introduction. Preface by David Perry. Bibliography. Index. Approximately 200 photographs.

Book News Annotation:

Here are 200 b&w photos of 100 great ships from Leviathon through the puisant United States. Very extensive captions comprise most of the text. This book celebrates glorious transporation in the days before we came to be herded into the steerage spaces in the skies.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

More than 100 ships documented, including "Leviathan, America, Independence, President Polk," and "United States." Detailed captions list tonnage, speed, size, and passenger load. Bibliography. Index. Approximately 200 photographs.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 116) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486409672
Author:
Miller, William H., Jr.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Wil
Author:
William H., Jr. Miller
Author:
liam H., Jr. Miller
Author:
Miller, William Hughes
Author:
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Author:
Miller, William H.
Author:
Miller, Willia
Author:
Miller
Location:
Mineola, NY
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Ships & Shipbuilding - Pictorial
Subject:
Ships & Shipbuilding - History
Subject:
Passenger ships
Subject:
Passenger ships -- United States.
Subject:
Nautical-Ships and Ship History
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Maritime
Series Volume:
no. 2
Publication Date:
20010319
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
11.75 x 8.88 in 0.82 lb

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Picture History of American Passenger Ships (Dover Books on Transportation)
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Product details 128 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486409672 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , More than 100 ships documented, including "Leviathan, America, Independence, President Polk," and "United States." Detailed captions list tonnage, speed, size, and passenger load. Bibliography. Index. Approximately 200 photographs.
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