Written by Stan Basnett, the 7th book in the series of 'transport features of the Isle of Man' is a revision and update of Ferries of the Isle of Man Past and Present. It presents a photographic record of passenger shipping, to from and in the Isle of Man over more than half a century.
In the early 1970s an outdated mode of transport was about to disappear forever with the retirement of the last Clyde Coast paddle steamer. In this book, Douglas McGowan tells how the foresight of himself and Terry Sylvester prevented this happening.
This book documents in pictures the busy cruise industry at Dover and includes many of the ships and companies who have made an appearance at the port in more recent years.
This issue, published in early February 2011, has the following special feature articles: Le Boreal, The Falklands Veteran, PSA (Passenger Shipping Association), North Sea Ro-Ro Road Test, and Spain to Portugal.
Written by Les Streater, this book details a complete chronology covering the careers of the Pacific and Atlantic Empresses and the events surrounding them. Hundreds of photographs illustrate the detailed text, and dozens of brochures and items of ephemera are reproduced in full colour, bringing the liners to life in a way that will please and inform the...
Written by David F Hutchings, this book is a collation of three ship biographies: Queen Elizabeth, QE2 and RMS Queen Mary. Many chapters are devoted to each liner and the period in service detailing their original plans for construction; life at sea and memories of the crew.
Written by the late John H Isherwood, Kevin O'Donaghue and Michael Crowdy, this book has 144 scale line drawings of ships of the Cunard fleet with very detailed captions about each liner.
Written by Les Streater, this book is an anthology of famous liners from 1881 to 1969. Liners have been chosen from companies around the world that represent the best of the maritime world. The result is a page by page account of 200 of the most famous liners from nearly 100 years of maritime history.
Published in July 2011, this hardback book of 224 pages follows the standard format of previous annual listings of passenger/vehicle ferries and ro/ro freight ferries which operate regular services between Great Britain and Northern Ireland and to nearby continental destinations along with major passenger/vehicle ferries in other parts of northern Europe.
Written by Bruce Peter and Philip Dawson - two of the leading writers on modern passenger ship design - this is one authoritative and richly-illustrated book about the fascinating story of the ferry - from the earliest train ferries to the latest ro-pax vessels.
This new title from Ferry Publications brings together an outstanding collection of photographs from around Scotland. Whilst the publication concentrates on the current fleet of ships, it also includes many historic views.
Written by Patrick Mylon, this book is a sumptuous and delightful collection of postcards, accompanied by comprehensive, detailed captions tracing the story of the illustrious White Star Line.