Robert Gardiner (editor)
a volume in Conway’s authoritative “History of the Ship” series.
large format hardback [30x25cm]. 190 pages. well illustrated.
Parker, George Coatspublished by the author, ca.1984
Fenton & Clarkson [editors]Ships in Focus Publications, 2011
volume 1 – Builders and Cargoes. volume 2 – Owners & their Ships
by P.N. Thomas.
Waine Research Publications, 1998-99.
two fine volumes on the design and construction of the tramp ship, the builders, and the cargoes carried
being a history of the British Mercantile Marine from the earliest times to the present day
by R.J. Cornewall-Jones
London, Sampson Low, 1898
very much the standard history of it’s day, and a comprehensive and still important work