UNSINKABLE SHIPS: ILLUSTRATED AND DESCRIBED
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UNSINKABLE SHIPS: ILLUSTRATED AND DESCRIBED
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Place Published: London
Publisher: J. Stone & Company, Limited
Date Published: 1906

Description: 80 pp; very detailed look at the Stone-Lloyd System of hydraulically-controlled marine safety bulkhead doors rendering ships proactically unsinkable; with 23 full-page b & w photos of various vessels of the day; additional photos of bulkhead doors; plus 3 triple-page fold-outs, 2 measure approximately 32" x 9 1/2" and 1 is approximately 32" x 10". the later being of the LUSITANIA/MAURETANIA which has some noticeable scotch-tape repairs and small tear at a fold-point; the other 2 being schematic line drawings of the HAMBURG AMERICA LINE vessel, the DEUTSCHLAND and the NORDDEUTSCHER LLOYD vessel,the KAISER WILLHELM II; published without a dj in landscape format; binding tight, hinges intact; covers do show some scuffing and wear; particularily to corners

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good

Book Id: 71445

Price: $177.97

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