a record of the North Atlantic steam and motor passenger vessels from 1838 to the present day
by C.R.Vernon Gibbs
Staples Press, 1957
2nd edition (completely revised).
Blue Riband Liners 1838-1952.
by Arnold Kludas
Chatham Publishing, 2000.
well illustrated in colour and tone, including 35 drawings of all the Blue Riband ships by Dietmar Borchert.
by Alan L. Cary
Sampson Low, ca.1935.
photos and descriptive text on 60 of the great liners of the 1930’s.
Sampson Low, ca.1938.
illustrations and potted histories of 70 liners operating in the late 1930’s
by Eugene W. Smith
George H.Dean Company, 1978.
a monumental compilation of data, history and interesting biographical accounts of all the major steam passenger ships from 1840 to 1977.
by Alan Mitchell
the planning, construction, and operation of the Shaw Savill liners “Southern Cross” and “Northern Star”.
by Ross Watton
Conway Maritime, 1989.
a volume in the “Anatomy of the Ship” series, including a wealth of plans, photos and drawings depicting every aspect of the great liner.
by R.M. Wilson
Cassell & Co. London, 1956.
quite a scarce study of the great liners of the 1920’s and 30’s.