This CD contains photos and histories of the ships of this company from 1997 to 2005. The photos may all be viewed singly or set as a slide show.
In its 192 pages this book contains a remarkable illustrated recollection of shipping on the Clyde over a hundred years. It has been written by George C O'Hara for the Scottish Shipowners Benevolent Association. The book is packed with information and photographs and is remarkable value.
This book is intended to give a snapshot of the events that occurred in the shipping industry during 2016. There were many talking points during the year, including port developments, onwership collapses, notable deliveries, demolishes and losses. All three authors are keen ship photographers and have written fora variety of shipping publications.
This book is intended to give a snapshot of the events that occurred in the shipping industry during 2017. There were many talking points during the year as the industry was still coping with the effects following the departure of some well known owners the previous year. All three authors are keen ship photographers and have written for a variety of...
A pocket sized book with colour and black & white pictures and captions. As a maritime nation, ships and the sea have a special place in the hears of the people of the United Kingdom. This book informs that interest by providing a guide to the warships, cruise ships and ferries that can be seen around our shores.
Written in German text, this book tells about old harbours throughout Northern Europe, and how they are adapting to the changing trading and commercial patterns of the 21st century.
Written by Richard Osborne, Tom Grover and Harry Spong, this book explores the origins, capabilites and uses of AMCs in 1885, 1914-1918 and 1939-45 as well as explaining the reasons for their demise during the latter conflict.
On the basis of previously unpublished documents he describes his remarkable relationship with Erich Gröner, at the time the best connoisseur of German maritime and naval history. Kludas examines Schwadtke's conflicting experiences in 1944/45 and explains the importance of the manuals on the German merchant fleet, which Schwadtke published until the...
This 186 page, A4 softback book has been written by Mike Dovey and Ken Bottoms, and published by TPO & Seapost Society in August 2014. It is a short history of the company with a comprehensive, well illustrated fleet list. It is now being offered at £15 instead of the original price of £28.50.
In the postwar era, there was still a demand for ocean-going travel, not just on the glamorous large liners ad mail ships, but also on much smaller ships. Many of these could be just as well appointed and comfortable and doubtless provided an initmacy that may have been missing from the larger and faster ships. If time was not a vital consideration then...
This is a very comprehensive study of the Clan Line shipping company from 1879 to 1981. It has a very detailed and well illustrated fleet list.
In this book, maritime historian and ocean liner expert J. Kent Layton examines these and more conspiracy theories and helps lay them to rest.