an excellent, fully researched, and comprehensive history of the famous upper Clyde shipbuilding firm, renowned for the construction of many great liners for Cunard and other major shipping companies, and powerful battleships.
The text is complemented by a wealth of photographic illustration.
In the presence of their Majesties the King & Queen, Wednesday, September 26, 1934 at Clydebank
the pre-launch souvenir of the as yet un-named liner.
The book contains an original poem by John Masefield, a descriptive text of the shipyard prior to the launch, four full-page photographs of the ship on the stocks, plus photos of worthies, and three magnificent fold-out reproductions of etchings by Frank Mason