The author has written a meticulously researched account of the history of this famous shipping line, with chapters covering all developments from the early paddle steamers, screw ships and intermediate transatlantic liners to the lucrative cruise passenger liners and the freight business. The book is superbly illustrated with a vast array of photographs, and includes a description and history of each ship, and illustrations of flags and funnels to the rear.
The pictorial glazed boards are in near fine condition, clean and bright, with just a hint of rubbing to the corners.
There is a slight wobble to the spine.
Inside, the content is clean and fresh and in very fine condition.
Cunard Line: A Fleet History
- Publisher: Ships in Focus Publications, 2012
- First edition
- 8.5 x 12 in.
- 304 pages
- Weight: Over 1k