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Ocean liners of the 20th century

Gordon R. Newell

Ocean liners of the 20th century

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Published by Bonanza Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ocean liners.,
  • Steamboat lines.

  • Edition Notes

    1

    Statementby Gordon Newell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM"381"N4"1963b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20595613M
    ISBN 10051703168X

    Bill Miller, aka “Mr. Ocean Liner,” grew up close to the Hoboken waterfront and has been watching ships and shipping for nearly all his 70 years. An international authority on ocean liners and cruise ships, he has written more than books and more than 1, articles on . The Cunard Line’s Queen Elizabeth 2 was the last true ocean liner built during the 20th century, and brought ocean-going modernism to almost space-age futurism. The QE2 was a national project, funded by a generous government loan, and became a national icon of the late s.


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