Classic Coasters: A Celebration of Short-Sea Shipping

By: BOOT, Paul FENTON, Roy

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BOOT, Paul. Classic Coasters: A Celebration of Short-Sea Shipping. Preston:Ships in Focus Publications, 1997. Pp. [1]-64. Illustrated with colour pho tographs. Oblong 8vo, illustrated card covered boards. Photographs and textabout "classic coasters," which the authors define as "pre- and post-war s teamers and motorships which look to us how small ships ought to look[...]We have fallen back on the accepted understanding of a coaster as a ship small enough to enter a wide variety of ports and harbours, but capable of comfortably crossing unsheltered waters such as the Irish, North and Baltic Seas, and even trading to the Mediterranean." -from the introduction Bump to bottom rear cover, else vg. $25.00

Title: Classic Coasters: A Celebration of Short-Sea Shipping

Author Name: BOOT, Paul FENTON, Roy

Categories: 68,

Publisher: Ships in Focus Publications, Preston, 1997, ISBN:0952117983:

Seller ID: 76242

Keywords: SHIPS NAUTICAL SHORT SEA SHIPPING COASTERS STEAM COASTERS STEAMSHIP,