Passenger Tugs and Tenders

Nick Robins

The large tugs and tenders used to carry passengers to and from ocean liners at anchor off major ports and in estuaries were once a common sight. This book traces the rise and decline of these vessels, many illustrated by rare archive photographs and postcards.
Date Published :
April 2019
Publisher :
Mainline & Maritime
Language:
English
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Hardback
ISBN : 9781902953519
Pages : 96
Dimensions : 11.75 X 8.25 inches
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Overview
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The large tugs and tenders used to carry passengers to and from ocean liners at anchor off major ports and in estuaries were once a common sight. This book traces the rise and decline of these vessels, many illustrated by rare archive photographs and postcards.

About The Author
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NICK ROBINS, a geologist by profession, is acknowledged for setting maritime history within the bigger social and political picture. His books describe the evolution of a variety of ship types ranging from tugs and tenders to excursion steamers and cargo vessels. His last book, The Coming of the Comet, was published by Seaforth in 2012.

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