Britain's Merchant Navy.


HURD, Archibald, (ed.). Britain's Merchant Navy. With more than forty explanatory drawings specially prepared by L. Ashwell Wood. London : Odhams Press, n.d. [1943 : "443" on last page]. Pp (2),[3]-256. Double column. Illustrated throughout with drawings and b&w photos. 8vo, blue stamped cloth, gilt lettering to spine. With photo-illustrated end-papers.

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

Leslie Ashwell Wood (b. ca 1910 - d. 1973) [according to Steve at Bear Alley].

Chapters :
1. Admiral Sir Edward R.G.R. Evans' "Britain's Life-Line";
2. Sir Archibald Hurds' "The Freedom of the Seas";
3. A.C. Hardy's "Ships of the Merchant Navy";
4. Cmdr. A.B. Campbell's "Men of the Merchant Navy";
5. Lt.Comm. D. Wilson MacArthur's "The Merchant Navy in Wartime";
6. A.C. Hardy's "Sailing the Seven Seas";
7. Donald E. Maxwell's "Shipbuilding and Repairing";
8. E.C. Shankland's "How Ships Find Their Way";
9. W. Stanley Hinde's "Life on Board a Tramp";
10. Sir Archibald Hurds' "How Britain's Merchant Navy Was Built Up";
11. Donald E. Maxwell and Walter G. Bell's "Battles against Great Odds".
With index.

Cloth rubbed, light wear to extremities, else very good. 47.00

Title: Britain's Merchant Navy.

Author Name: HURD, Archibald, (ed.). CAMPBELL, A.B. SHANKLAND, E.C. HARDY, A.C.

Categories: 64,

Publisher: Odhams Press, 1943,: 1943

Seller ID: 38247

Keywords: UNITED KINGDOM NAUTICAL NAVAL BRITISH SHIPPING MERCHANT NAVY MERCANTILE SHIPBUILDING ENGLISH HISTORY TRANSPORT,