The Triumph of the Tramp Ship. First Edition.

By: HURD, Archibald

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HURD, Archibald. The Triumph of the Tramp Ship. With Four full-page Plates. London : Cassell and Company, Ltd, 1922. First Edition. Pp (12),xi-xviii,1-212. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine.

Sir Archibald Hurd (b. August 13, 1869 - d. June 20, 1959).

Introduction;
1. The World of the Ancients;
2. The Rise of the Phoenicians;
3. The Beginnings of Geography;
4. Sea Power in Ancient Britain;
5. The Great Trade Routes;
6. The End of an Age;
7. The Invasion of the Oceans;
8. The Intrusion of English Seaman;
9. The Ocean Civilization;
10. The Fruits of British Sea Power;
11. The University of the Sea;
12. The Ocean Empire.
With index.

Bookplate, short tear to top of spine, else very good. 37.00

Title: The Triumph of the Tramp Ship. First Edition.

Author Name: HURD, Archibald

Categories: 64,

Publisher: Cassell, 1922,: 1922

Seller ID: 20497

Keywords: NAUTICAL EXPLORATION TRAVEL MERCANTILE BRITISH SHIPPING TRAMP STEAMERS TRANSPORT BRITISH SHIPPING HISTORY ENGLISH,