THE EVOLUTION OF THE TRANSATLANTIC LINER

27,50

Frame, Ch. & Cross, R. 120 Pág. Rústica. 22×25.

Categoría: ISBN: 9780752479736

Descripción

This book follows the changing form of the trasantlantic liner from its inception in the nineteenth century through to the present day. It traces the major evolutions in passenger ship design and how it was influenced by changing needs and beliefs, while at the same time showcasing how these enormous ocean craft helped shape societies on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean. In a book packed with rare photography. Covering such ships as Great Western, Great Britain, Britannia, Etruria, Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse, Oceanic, Lusitania, Mauretania, Olympic, Titanic, Bremen, Normandie, Queen Elisabeth, United States and many more.