The Atlantic Liners

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Bonanza Books, 1984 - Ocean liners - 160 pages
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"The histories of every ocean liner that sailed between the United States and Europe in the years between 1925 and 1970"--Jacket.

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Contents

Foreword
8
UNITED STATES
56
ITALY
65
Copyright

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16 knots 20 knots Alexander Stephen ALEXANDR PUSHKIN Allan Line AMBROSE LIGHT American Export Line American Line AMERIKANIS Ansaldo Antwerp April armed merchant cruiser AROSA Arosa Line AROSA SUN Atlantic liner Atlantic Transport Line August Belfast BERGENSFJORD Bilbao Blohm & Voss Blue Riband Bought Bremen Bremen-New York Bremer Vulkan Bremerhaven British Broken up La Brown & Co Built by Bethlehem Built by Blohm Built by Harland Built by John Cammell Laird Canadian Pacific Cantieri Riuniti dell cargo CARMANIA Chandris Lines Chantiers Chartered Clydebank combination triple expansion Commissioned as armed Company Converted to troopship Costa Line cruising service Cunard Line December Details DEVONIAN Dominion Line emigrant EMPRESS OF BRITAIN EMPRESS OF CANADA escort aircraft carrier Espanola ESTONIA fleet Gdynia Geestemunde Genoa Genoa-New York German Glasgow H M S Hamburg Hamburg American Line Harland & Wolff Hog Island Holland-America Line Howaldtswerke However Inverkeithing Italian Line Italy John Brown July June Kaohsiung knots La Spezia Laid later Le Havre Le Havre-New York Liberia Line Great Britain Line's Linthouse Liverpool Liverpool-Montreal Lloyd Triestino M.V. Hamburg-New York M.V. Liverpool M.V. Rotterdam-New York Maritime MAURETANIA merchant cruiser 1939 Monfalcone Montreal motorship Nakskov NEA HELLAS Norddeutscher Lloyd North Atlantic service Norwegian America Line November Oregon Shipbuilding Corp Panama Piraeus quadruple expansion engines Quadruple screw Red Star Red Star Line refitted to carry renamed EMPRESS renamed U S S Resumed passenger service Rosyth Rotterdam Rotterdamsche Droogdok Maatschappij Royal Mail Russian American sailing Schichau Schiedam Sea-Land Service September Served as troopship Sestri Ponente Shipbuilding Corp ships Single screw Sitmar Sold South American service Southampton St Nazaire STATENDAM Steam Navigation Co steamer Steamship Steamship Co STEFAN BATORY Swedish American Torpedoed Torpedoed and sunk transatlantic transatlantic service Transferred transport 1941 Trieste triple expansion engines Triple screw troopship troopship 1939 turbines Twin screw U S S U.S. Navy U.S. Navy transport U.S. Shipping Board United States Lines Vickers-Armstrongs Wallsend-on-Tyne war reparation White Star Line Wilton-Fijenoord World War II York Shipbuilding Corp

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