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Passenger liners.

Laurence Dunn

Passenger liners.

by Laurence Dunn

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Published by A. Coles in association with J. De Graff, New York in Southampton [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ocean liners.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementForeword: C. M. Squarey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM381 .D83
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 474 p.
    Number of Pages474
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5828069M
    LC Control Number61016127
    OCLC/WorldCa1208784

    Damned By Destiny book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The stories of the passenger liners that never went into service as inte 4/5(2). Lost Liners: The Book its heyday to its sudden demise with the advent of the passenger jet. The book also revisits some of the most famous of the great liners that escaped the Titanic's fate.

    Sadly, these wonderful steamer services are now largely forgotten but this new book will stir fond memories of the ships and their coastal voyages. The Depression of the s, coupled with competition from both railway and the motor coach, were to spell the end for many of the coastal liners, while heavy losses incurred in World War II left. Download PDF Greek Passenger Liners book full free. Greek Passenger Liners available for download and read online in other formats.

      Celebrating the passenger liners of the s—the zenith of ocean travel, with an anecdote-spiced text from a noted passenger liner expert and unpublished photos from private collectionsThis book focuses on the s, ships such as Rawalpindi, Victory of India, Majestic, Pages: Book Details; Seller Notes: “Good condition paperback with a little creasing to spine. Contents are clean with some light tone spots to prelims and mild toning to fore edges/page ends.” Title: North Atlantic Passenger Liners Since Item Condition: used item in a good condition: Author: Cairis, Nicholas T. ISBN Seller Rating: % positive.


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PASSENGER LINERS OF THE WORLD SINCE by Nicholas T. Cairis (Revised Edition Hardcover in dust jacket pages 11 x 8 1/2 inches Each page has a black and white photo and information about one of the ships. Bonanza Books publishers.) Nicholas T. Cairis. Before the advent of the jet age, passenger liners were the only means of transport around the globe, and carried migrants and business people, soldiers and administrators, families and lone travelers to every corner of the world.

Though the passenger liner was born on the North Atlantic, it soon spread to all the other oceans and in this new Author: Peter Newall. For those who want one of the finest records of Passenger liners.

book entire world fleet of notable liners afloat and sailing at that time, including countless smaller combo-passenger cargo liners, you will find that this is without doubt the best book ever placed on the market, be it the first () or second () editions.5/5(4). Greek Passenger Liners book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In the early s it seemed as if Greek shipping companies were sp 3/5. This is a list of ocean liners past and present, which are passenger ships engaged in the transportation of passengers and goods in transoceanic voyages.

Ships primarily designed for pleasure cruises are listed at List of cruise ships which have been explicitly designed for both line voyages and cruises, or which have been converted from liners to cruise ships, may be listed in both. Ship - Ship - Passenger liners in the 20th century: The upper limits of speed possible with piston-engined ships had been reached, and failure in the machinery was likely to cause severe damage to the engine.

In Charles A. Parsons designed the yacht Turbinia, using a steam turbine engine with only rotating parts in place of reciprocating engines. Passenger liners. Southampton [England] A. Coles in association with J. De Graff, New York [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Dunn.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description. THE GREAT PASSENGER LINERS of the twentieth century make for iconic images of maritime history and design. This beautiful, full-colour book presents the development of passenger ships across the twentieth century, from the s, through the s, and the heyday of the s and `60s, until the onset of the jet age.

The fleet includes the famous. Passenger Liners. Laurence Dunn. Adlard Coles, - Passenger ships - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book.

What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. GREAT BRITAIN.

Coastal Passenger Liners of the British Isles by Nick Robins. were to spell the end for many of the coastal liners, while heavy losses incurred in World War II left only a few ships each offering just a handful of passenger berths.

The story of their one hundred years of service is accompanied by numerous fascinating anecdotes, and the book. Sadly, these wonderful steamer services are now largely forgotten but this new book will stir fond memories of the ships and their coastal voyages.

The Depression of the s, coupled with competition from both railway and the motor coach, were to spell the end for many of the coastal liners, while heavy losses incurred in World War II left Author: Nick Robins.

The World's Passenger Ships K likes. Photos & mini histories to support my database of ships ; out of service, in service and in build or on order.5/5. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

A good series on passenger liners. Ships That Passed. By Scott Baty. French's Forest, N.S.W. Reed, BAT Covers passenger liners on the Australian run.

Passenger Ships of Australia and New Zealand Vols 1 () and 2 () By Peter Plowman. Sydney. Doubleday, PLO Covers vessels on the trans Tasman trade.

Passenger liners. Before jet aircraft allowed us to squeeze ourselves into flying ‘sardine tins’ people crossed the seas in varying degrees of comfort aboard passenger ships. Here we see a great range of passenger-carrying ships ranging from small coastal types, to the great liners of the 20th Century.

British Ocean Liners: A Twilight Era, by Miller, William and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Liners Of The World Groups.

likes. Liners Of The World Groups is the official page for our various groups. Each of our groups is targeted for various tastes in ocean liners and cruise ships5/5.

Featuring pictures, statistics, and background of passenger liners. “The ultimate book for the shiplover” says Lloyd's List, London.

“Amidst the flotsam and jetsam of ocean liner books that bob up every so often none is more complete. Passenger Liners Of The World Since By Nicholas I Cairis Revised Edition With Over pictures. Present-day demand for air travel has almost outmoded the passenger ship; it has been unable to maintain the tempo of the airlines and has reluctantly moved out of the scene.

APPENDIX The Coastal Passenger-Cargo Liners These lists record the coastal passenger and cargo liners that succeeded the paddle steam packets of.

The Cruise People Ltd is happy to announce a new cargo-passenger service between Europe and North America with five new ACL vessels called the G4’s. All delivered over the past two years to Grimaldi Lines subsidiary ACL, these ships now offer a weekly fixed day of the week passenger service between Hamburg, Antwerp and Liverpool.American passenger ships: the ocean lines and liners, / Contributor Names Emmons, Frederick E., Created / Published Newark: University of Delaware Press ; London: Associated University Presses, cA hardback book covering the design, construction and service of White Star Line’s express liner Majestic.

Built by Blohm & Voss for Hamburg America, Bismarck was to have been the third of Albert Ballin’s planned trio of super liners, designed to dominate the North Atlantic. Although launched, sadly the tragic outbreak of the Great War in August interrupted her completion, and.