FAMOUS OCEAN LINERS. THE STORY OF PASSENGER SHIPPING FROM THE TURN OF THE CENTURY TO THE PRESENT DAY.

Miller, William H.


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Wellingborough, 1st .ed., 1987. 136 pp., profusely illustrated with photographs (some cold.). D.j. 25 x 19cm. FINE. A study of 20th century passenger liners - chiefly North Atlantic liners - but also ships in the Australian, African, and Latin-American trades. In this book, profusely illustrated with photographs, the author examines the early super-liners, ships with 4 funnels and less, the floating palaces, the First World War period, the 1920's, glamour and style aboard ocean liners, cruising in the 1930's, World War II, the post-war era and the 1950's, the decline, and the withdrawal and changes of more recent years. FAMOUS PASSENGER LINERS OF THE 20TH CENTURY.


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