Robert Gardiner (editor)
a volume in Conway’s authoritative “History of the Ship” series.
large format hardback [30x25cm]. 190 pages. well illustrated.
Hardy, A.C.London, Nicholson & Watson, 1942
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
Spratt, H.P.London, HMSO, 1950
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