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RMS Olympic : Titanic's Sister (Paperback) (Mark Chirnside)

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The definitive study on this famous and highly successful White Star liner

Sitting around a dining room table in 1907, the owners of the White Star Line discussed their competition to the newly-built Cunard liners,Lusitania and Mauretania. From that smoke-filled room came the first designs of three White Star superliners. Olympic andTitanic were to be built at Harland & Wolff's yard in Belfast, while the third ship was to follow after construction had been completed on the first pair of sisters. The only ship to make a return passenger voyage wasOlympic and she was always overshadowed by her younger sisters. This is the definitive story of Titanic's sister RMS Olympic.

The definitive study on this famous and highly successful White Star liner

Sitting around a dining room table in 1907, the owners of the White Star Line discussed their competition to the newly-built Cunard liners, Lusitania and Mauretania. From that smoke-filled room came the first designs of three White Star superliners. Olympic and Titanic were to be built at Harland & Wolff's yard in Belfast, while the third ship was to follow after construction had been completed on the first pair of sisters. The only ship to make a return passenger voyage was Olympic and she was always overshadowed by her younger sisters. This is the definitive story of Titanic's sister RMS Olympic.

Number of Pages: 350
Genre: Transportation
Sub-Genre: Ships + Shipbuilding / History
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Trafalgar Square
Author: Mark Chirnside
Language: English
Street Date: January 1, 2016
TCIN: 17305681
UPC: 9780752491516
Item Number (DPCI): 247-18-9394
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