Shipbuilding and Shipping Record, Vol. 11

Shipbuilding and Shipping Record, Vol. 11 : A Journal of Shipbuilding, Marine Engineering, Docks, Harbors and Shipping; February 14, 1918 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Shipbuilding and Shipping Record, Vol. 11: A Journal of Shipbuilding, Marine Engineering, Docks, Harbors and Shipping; February 14, 1918 The mercantile marine, Mr. Paterson Purdie, president of the Clyde Steamship Owners' Association, said the other day, built up solely by private interest and public investment, was one of our national saviours when this great war was suddenly thrust upon us, and the finest and latest types of merchant ships were immediately available and utilised as auxiliaries. The possession of a mercantile marine, capable of carrying one half of. The oversea trade of the world, has alone enabled the war to be fought, says the Liverpool Steam Ship Owners' Association in its annual report, and that service was built up out of the capital of individuals and by the energy and enterprise of individuals. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 38 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 2mm | 64g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243162936
  • 9780243162932