NAMESAKES 1900-1909 An Era Begins
Author: John Greenwood
Publisher/Date: Freshwater (c. 1987) 1st Printing, stated. 10th Book in the Namesakes Series
Format/Condition: New brown cloth hardcover book with gilt ship design on cover in Near Fine condition: tiny tear on front of dust jacket at bottom edge (can not be seen in photo). 529 pages, index; 6 x 9 1/4 inches. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white.
Description: If a vessel existed on the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River during the period 1900-1909, its story is in this volume. Tenth in the Namesake series and fifth of the series which traces the growth of an emerging industry from its relative infancy to an industrial force unparalleled in history. This series offers a complete view of shipping on the Great Lakes in the 20th century.