Author Results for Jan Drent

Book Review-‘This Noble Ship and Others’ by J. M. Anderson,

By Jan Drent

The demand for shipping was growing at a rate of 4.2 per cent per year in the second half of the nineteenth century as long-haul trades developed to move grain, wool and other textiles and coal between the Britain, Europe, the Americas and Australasia. It was also an era of steady improvement in vessel types […] Read More

Filed under: Other (Eighteenth C)
Subjects include: Historic Vessels, Museums & Restoration