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History of American steam navigation

by Morrison, John H.

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Published by Stephen Daye Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Steam-navigation -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John H. Morrison with a forward by Frank O. Braynard. Illus. by Samuel Ward Stanton
    ContributionsBraynard, Frank Osborn, 1916-, Stanton, Samuel Ward, illus
    The Physical Object
    Pagination630, vi p.
    Number of Pages630
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15270590M

    P&O Heritage is the Official Collection of P&O's History, existing to preserve and celebrate the maritime history and collections of one of the best known shipping companies in the world. In it celebrates its th Anniversary. Robert Fulton () built his first boat after Fitch's death, and it was Fulton who became known as the "father of steam navigation." Then came American inventor, Robert Fulton, who successfully built and operated a submarine (in France) in , before turning his talents to the steamboat. Robert Fulton was accredited with turning the.

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With a foreword by Frank O. Braynard. Illus. by Samuel Ward Stanton Stephen Daye Press New York Australian/Harvard Citation. Morrison, John Harrison.History of American steam navigation.

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