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Short History of the World's Shipping Industry.  2nd UK in dj , FAYLE, C. Ernest ANDERSON, Alan G., foreword
Author Name:    FAYLE, C. Ernest ANDERSON, Alan G., foreword

Title:   Short History of the World's Shipping Industry. 2nd UK in dj

Publisher:    George Allen & Unwin, 1934, 

Seller ID:   39692

FAYLE, C. Ernest. A Short History of the World's Shipping Industry. With a Foreword by Sir Alan G. Anderson. L.: George Allen & Unwin, (1934). Second Printing. Pp 320, frontis.+ 7 leaves of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Chapters :Prologue : The Sea as Barrier and Highway; 1. "Ships of Tarshish" - The Se a-Traders of Antiquity; 2. "Brides of the Adriatic" - The Mediterranean Epoch; 3. King Herring and Golden Fleece - The Early Shipping Industry of Northern Europe; 4. The Wealth of the Indies - The Opening of the Ocean Routes;5. Merchant Adventurers - The Rise of England; 6. "The Prodigious Increase of the Netherlands" - The Dutch as General Carriers; 7. "Ships, Colonies, and Commerce" - The Era of the Navigation Acts; 8. "The Shipping Interest" - The Carrying Trade in the Eighteenth Century; 9. "White Wings" and "Tin Kettles" - The Clipper Ship Era and the Rise of Steam; 10. Liners and Tramps- The Evolution of the Modern Shipping Industry; 11. Competition and Combi nation - The Organisation of Modern Shipping; 12. The World's Key Industry - The Shipping Industry To-Day. With index. First published the previous year. Vg in vg dj. 75.00


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