Ships of the North Atlantic by A. G. Horton White

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Published by S. Low, Marston in London .

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Statementcompiled, edited and drawn by A.G. Horton White.
ContributionsKemble, John Haskell, 1912-1990, donor.
LC ClassificationsHE565.A3 W5
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 524 p., [67] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages524
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Open LibraryOL6382702M
LC Control Number39003441

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3. In the back of the book are /2 pp listing ships lost along the NC coast with Name, Where lost, Type of Ship (An overwhelming # of sailing ships were Schooners.), Lives lost (if any), & Date.

A pg is included in the beginning showing the types of sailing ships Cited by: 6. The pages are clean and free of smudges, chips, tears, or penciled notes.

Generously illustrated with black and white photographs of North Atlantic ships, the interiors of the lavish liners, and many pull-out drawings (some quite large) of various views of the vessels under discussion. A well-worn but nice copy, great for maritime enthusiasts. SS Atlantic was the second liner commissioned by White Star (Oceanic being first) but carried the notoriety of being the first White Star Line steamer to sink.

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From to the defeat of Nazi Germany inAllied ships and planes fought U-boats and German warships to protect merchant shipping on the unforgiving North Atlantic.

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