The White Flyers Harvard and Yale: American Coastwise Travel

By: Gruner, George F.

Price: $25.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and issued without a dust jacket. This is a Review copy with a Review ink stamp on the front endpaper. Number 4 in the Pacific Maritime History Series. The text pages are clean and bright. "The SS Yale and SS Harvard became known as white Flyers of the Pacific! The sister ships each made four sailings a week, carrying 565 First Class passengers at an average speed of 23 knots between the two major California cities. The fast coastal ships provided an overnight cruise on the Pacific. They were a very popular way for traveling between Los Angeles and San Francisco. " (Cruise the Past website)

Title: The White Flyers Harvard and Yale: American Coastwise Travel

Author Name: Gruner, George F.

Categories: Ships & Sailing,

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Associates of the National Maritime Museum Library: 2002

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: A39226

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