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The Resource SS United States : red, white & blue ribband, forever, John Maxtone-Graham

SS United States : red, white & blue ribband, forever, John Maxtone-Graham

Label
SS United States : red, white & blue ribband, forever
Title
SS United States
Title remainder
red, white & blue ribband, forever
Statement of responsibility
John Maxtone-Graham
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"John Maxtone-Graham has produced yet again a profusely illustrated tribute, this one to America's most famous and historic liner. He documents the SS United States, her design, construction, and seventeen years of impeccable service and introduces us to dozens of U.S. passengers"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maxtone-Graham, John
Dewey number
387.2/432
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
VM383.U5
LC item number
M39 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States (Steamship)
  • United States (Steamship)
  • Ocean liners
Target audience
adult
Label
SS United States : red, white & blue ribband, forever, John Maxtone-Graham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Eisenhower decade -- Postwar shipboard -- The remarkable Gibbs brothers -- Leviathan restoration -- The jazz age, transatlantic -- SS America and another war -- Building United States -- Christening, trials, and maiden -- The glory years -- Withdrawal and layup -- Dereliction and reprieve
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780393241709
Lccn
2014013304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn890377082
  • (Sirsi) o890377082
  • (OCoLC)890377082
Label
SS United States : red, white & blue ribband, forever, John Maxtone-Graham
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Eisenhower decade -- Postwar shipboard -- The remarkable Gibbs brothers -- Leviathan restoration -- The jazz age, transatlantic -- SS America and another war -- Building United States -- Christening, trials, and maiden -- The glory years -- Withdrawal and layup -- Dereliction and reprieve
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780393241709
Lccn
2014013304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn890377082
  • (Sirsi) o890377082
  • (OCoLC)890377082

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