Canadian Pacific : The Story of the Famous Shipping Line. 1st Cdn in dj.

By: MUSK, George

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MUSK, George. Canadian Pacific : The Story of the Famous Shipping Line. (Toronto) : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1981). First Canadian Printing. Pp. [1]-272. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine.

Contents:
1: Company History: The North Pacific, 1886-1915; The North Atlantic, 1884-1915; World War I and After; World War II and After; Cargo Services 1903-80; British Columbia Coastal Services; British Columbia Lake and River Services; Great Lakes Services; Bay of Fundy Services; Tugs.

2: Histories of Individual Ships: a. Pacific: Empress of Japan I, Empress of China, Empress of India, Empress of Asia, Empress of Russia, Empress of Canada I, Empress of Australia I, Empress of Japan II, Niagara, Aorangi; b. North Atlantic: Lake Champlain, Montrose I, Empress of Britain I, Empress of Ireland, Victorian, Calgarian, Alsatian, Empress of Scotland I, Montcalm III, Montrose, Montclare, Duchess of Atholi, Duchess of York, Duchess of Bedford, Duchess of Richmond, Beaverburn I, Beaverford I, Beaverdale, Beaverhill, Beaverbrae I, Empress of Britain II, Beaverbrae II, Empress of Britain III, Empress of England, Empress of Canada III; c. BC Coastal Steamships: Princess Marguerite, Princess Kathleen.

3. Appendices: Allan Line; Beaver Line; Canadian Australasian Line; CP Lifeboats; Early airmail; Silk traffic; Senior officers, CPR; Senior officers, CPSS; Chronology; Staff for a passenger line; Changes of name during CP service; Sponsors; CP passenger liners 1887-1971; CP passenger sailings to Canada--major European services; CP passenger carryings; CP cruising fleet; CP cruises 1922-71; CP cargo liners; Charters into the Lakes 1957-69; Charters for container service 1969-72; BC coastal services; Derivation of ship names; Sample crossing times; Working boats; War service.

4. Fleet Lists: Liners; Tankers and bulk carriers; BC coastal ships; BC lake and river steamers; Bay of Fundy ships; Great Lakes ships; Rail Ferry ships; Tugs; Working boats.

Light spotting to top edge, else very good in dustjacket. 50.00

Title: Canadian Pacific : The Story of the Famous Shipping Line. 1st Cdn in dj.

Author Name: MUSK, George

Categories: 75,

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Toronto, 1981, ISBN:0039202917: 1981

ISBN Number: 0039202917

ISBN Number 13: 9780039202910

Seller ID: 90608

Keywords: NAUTICAL MERCANTILE CANADA CANADIAN LINERS SHIPPING HISTORY BUSINESS TRANSPORT,