FORTY YEARS ON SHIPS ON THE NEW WATERWAY IN 1968.

Garwood, George.


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WSS, Windsor, 1st.ed., N.D. 64 pp.,61 cold. photographs. Pict. boards. 24 x 19cm. FINE. Photographer George Garwood (1926-1995) made two visits to the Netherlands in 1968 around the time conventional shipping was about to give way to container ships and cruise ships and the traditional coaster would shortly disappear. In over 60 full-page coloured photographs he records the passing of liners such as ARAGON, NIEUW AMSTERDAM, VENUS ; cargo ships like GLENFALLOCH, MARBURG, KIROVSK ; Liberty ships such as CASPIANA, CAPTAMIHALIS, ; coasters including SIMILARITY and TALITA ; plus ocean tankers, bulk carriers, etc. Photographs reproduced to a high standard. SCARCE.


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