Atlantic liners

  • 160 Pages
  • 0.88 MB
  • English
Bonanza Books, Distributed by Crown Publishers , New York
Ocean liners -- Regis
StatementFrederick Emmons.
LC ClassificationsHE566.O25
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21485072M
ISBN 100517209837

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During the s and s, the liners faced a startling decline as the age of. Welcome to Atlantic Liners. Atlantic Liners. K likes.

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The ships grew in size and luxury. Emigration paid the way. The peak year,witnessed the departure from Europe of 1, new emigrants to the United States/5.

William Henry Miller, Jr. (Bill Miller) (born May 3, ) is a maritime author and historian who has written numerous books dealing with the golden age of ocean liners. William H. Miller was born in Hoboken, New Jersey on May 3, /5(1). The Atlantic Liners by Frederick Emmons, page hardback with jacket, © Illustrated with silhouettes.

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Get this from a library. The Atlantic liners, [Frederick E Emmons]. Please note: There is a huge difference between an Atlantic liner and a cruise ship.

The latter are made for calm seas and pure entertainment. The former were made to tackle rough north Atlantic weather and purpose-built to carry ocean-going passengers. For more information, read Thomas Maxtone-Graham’s magnificent “The Only Way to Cross.”.

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Complete reference work of all the ships engaged in passenger service on the Atlantic route, - Lists each Atlantic maritime nation with steamship history. Each ship illustrated for comparative size. 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.

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