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By William H., Jr. Miller

ISBN-10: 0486446093

ISBN-13: 9780486446097

A brilliant profile of recent York Harbor, this illustrated chronicle lines the nice port's historical past from its heyday within the Nineteen Thirties to the current. Its informative textual content, complemented through one hundred seventy five classic pictures, conveys attention-grabbing info in a conversational tone, making it as attention-grabbing to learn because it is to browse.
Great Ships in big apple Harbor captures the bustling pleasure of the busiest marine terminals on the planet. It levels from the dependent sophistication of the ships within the uptown piers referred to as luxurious Liner Row to the industrial hubbub of the downtown docks and their freighters, tramp steamers, tugs, and barges.
Maritime professional William H. Miller, Jr., ranks top-of-the-line publications to the Port of latest York. the writer of various books on ships, he has traveled aboard all demeanour of vessels, usually within the ability of visitor lecturer or journalist. Miller's books characteristic own reminiscences and anecdotes from passengers who sailed on old ships, and his particular collection of new and diversified photographs bargains clean views on even the most-well-known vessels.

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