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Riassunto: Titanic Port: An illustrated history of Belfast Harbour is an adventure story about visionaries and tough-minded merchants, business barons, entrepreneurs, as well as skilled craftsmen and the hard labour of generations of workers of all kinds. RMS Titanic, one of the most famous vessels in maritime history, was built by Harland and Wolff Ltd at the beginning of the turbulent 20th century, when the Belfast shipyard was one of the greatest in the world. Provision for shipbuilding, as well as trade and commerce, had been provided throughout many decades by the Belfast Harbour Commissioners. Without the investment made by the Harbour, it's unlikely that the Titanic would have even been built in Belfast. It is a story of great vessels and tremendous achievements, of engineering brilliance and also of steadfast courage in keeping open the Harbour throughout two World Wars, and the resourcefulness of its people during the recurring upheavals of local history and politics. In recent years a new vibrancy has led to the development of the Titanic Quarter and the exciting £97m Titanic visitor attraction - Titanic Belfast, as Belfast Harbour and the city itself pay tribute to the technological talent that made the Titanic an engineering world-beater in its day. The story is told in detail for the first time by award-winning journalist and author, Alf McCreary, who has been given exclusive access to the voluminous historical archives of the Belfast Harbour Commissioners. This book contains many hitherto unpublished facts as well as the unique art collection and rare photographs and paintings in the Harbour Office.
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Descrizione libro Booklink, 2010. Condizione libro: Good. 0th Edition. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Codice libro della libreria GRP72142025
Descrizione libro Booklink, 2010. Condizione libro: Fair. 0th Edition. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Codice libro della libreria GRP93642488
Descrizione libro Booklink, 2010. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Very good. Codice libro della libreria HH-222-88-2591912
Descrizione libro Booklink, 2010. Hardcover. Condizione libro: As New. Like new condition. Codice libro della libreria XX-222-88-2591912
Descrizione libro Booklink, 2010. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. New item. Codice libro della libreria QX-222-88-2591912