qThis work offers a new and comprehensive account of the fastest and most beautiful sailing ships ever built. It explores the quest for speed on the seas from the early 1800s through the fast-paced times of the 1850s. Their builders in East Coast states from Maine to Florida are discussed in detail. q--... one that was generally applied to manual laborers of Asian decent during the 19th and early 20th centuries, primarily ... though the Boston-built clipper Blue Jacket (by then under British ownership) arrived in London from Madras (modern anbsp;...
|Title||:||The American Clipper Ship, 1845-1920|
|Author||:||Glenn A. Knoblock|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2014-01-15|