by John Hendy
Ferry Publications, 1993.
by Fenton & Robertson
Ships in Focus Publications, 2009.
the first major history of the Glasgow founded shipping line, the pre-dominant west coast coasting fleet
by Langmuir & Somner
World Ship Society, 1987.
Glasgow ship-owners, founded in 1851
a good, clearly written and illustrated guide to the art of deep sea sailing ship modelling
London & Bristol, 1859
the story of the square-rigged merchant marine of British North America, the ships, their builders and owners, and the men who sailed them
by Frederick William
Gorman, Tom 2Chatham, 1997
by Roger W. Jordan
an important reference tool, detailing over 6,000 ocean-going ships operating in 1939, together with their war-time fates
by Laurence Dunn
Adlard Coles, 1956.
a good, concise history of the development of the oil tanker, with illustrations and details of over 200 vessels