Iron Steamships

By: ROACH, John SHELLABARGER, Samuel, The Hon.

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ROACH, John. Iron Steamships : Shall We Build Them of our own material, or buy them, or the material to build them, abroad?: A practical answer to the above important national question: Letter to the Hon. Samuel Shellabarger. Washington: Gibson Brothers, 1872. P 18. 8vo, printed wraps. Another impassioned plea for the restoration of the failing American merchant marine, considering options for the acquisition of a steamship fleet, and concluding in favour of a bounty for American-built ships and the refusal of American registry to non-American ships. Very slight wrinkling to bottom quarter, else vg. 80.00

Title: Iron Steamships

Author Name: ROACH, John SHELLABARGER, Samuel, The Hon.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Gibson Brothers, 1872,:

Seller ID: 33748

Keywords: NAUTICAL MERCANTILE STEAMSHIPS SHIPBUILDING UNITED STATES 19TH ,