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The Shipping Revolution: The Modern Merchant Ship
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The Shipping Revolution: The Modern Merchant Ship

By Gardiner, Robert

Conway Maritime Press 1992, limited ed. no. 694/2000, vg/near fine, 208 p. ill. b/w 30 cm ; This book covers the major shipping revolution which occurred between about 1960 and the 1980s. Included are the topics of: modern tramp ships, bulk carriers, combination carriers, conventional cargo liners, refrigerated ships, container shipping, oil tankers, chemical carriers, gas carriers, passenger ships, short sea and coastal shipping, specialized cargo ships, service, support, industry, and fishing vessels, modern merchant ship propulsion and navigation, the modern shipbuilding industry, and ship registers and the use of flags. Heavy, over a kilo - require more postage.

$50.63

Record of Canadian Shipping : 1786-1920
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Record of Canadian Shipping : 1786-1920

By Wallace, Frederick William

Musson Book Company Limited, Toronto, 1929. 1st. fine/fine. A list of square rigged vessels, mainly 500 tons and over, built in the eastern provinces of British North America from the year 1786 to 1920. Wallace's near definitive compendium, 302pp with photographs, paintings and drawings

$112.94

Old Bay Line, The
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Old Bay Line, The

By Brown, Alexander Crosby

Bonanza Books, 1940. facsimile 1977. vg/vg mylar. A history of the Baltimore Steam Packet Company from 1840-1940. 176 pages including index.

$23.37

Molson Saga, The : 1763-1983
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Molson Saga, The : 1763-1983

By Woods, Shirley E., Jr

Doubleplay, 1983. 1st. vg/g. Molsons played vital roles in projects such as the first steamboat in Canada, first railway, bank, etc. The Molson name has long been connected with the montreal canadiens in the world of sports. Highlights triumphs and tragedies in each generation. 370pgs.

$11.68