KERR, George F. P & O Line.
Title: Business in Great Waters : The War History of the P & O 1939-1945. First Edition in dustjacket
Publisher:  Faber and Faber, London, 1951,
Seller ID: 32878
KERR, George F. Business in Great Waters : The War History of the P & O 1939-1945. First Edition. London : Faber and Faber, (1951). Pp 196. Illustrated, folding plate at rear. 8vo, blue cloth. Law 1336, Cohen, The Thames, 1580-1980: A General Bibliography, p.311. "[The] story of the world's greatestmerchant fleet caught up in the swirl of the war, of her troopships steami ng 4½ million miles with a million fighting men, of the Armed Merchant Cruisers, outgunned and vulnerable, fighting as 'Rawalpindi' a losing battle, and of the cargo ships ploughing their lonely furrow across the years and going down at last with their sides torn open by an enemy torpedo." -from thedj. With a Roll of Honour, Fleet List, and War Losses. Very good in lightl y rubbed, nicked, price-clipped dust jacket. 40.00