Author:CUTLER, Carl C. ADAMS, Charles Francis, foreword

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Greyhounds of the Sea. :The Story of the American Clipper Ship. US no dj

By: CUTLER, Carl C. ADAMS, Charles Francis, foreword

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Halcyon House, New York, 1930,:

Seller ID: 17000


CUTLER, Carl C. Greyhounds of the Sea : The Story of the American Clipper Ship. With a Foreword by Charles Francis Adams. New York.: Halcyon House, (1930). Pp 592. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. Colonial Conditions; 2. The Young Republic; 3. Democracy Afloat; 4. The Early Federalist Period; 5. Fast Ships and the War of 1812; 6. New Transportation Problems; 7. The "Railroad Route" to Europe; 8. Sailing Records after 1815; 9. Speed to China; 10. The Baltimore Clipper; 11. Evolution and the Influence of thePacket; 12. The New China Packets, 1840-1845; 13. The Clipper Packe... View more info