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Picture History of American Passenger Ships (Dover Books on Transportation)
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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)
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.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 116) and index.
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