Steamboats on the Western Rivers: An Economic and Technological History by Louis C. Hunter

Steamboats on the Western Rivers: An Economic and Technological History

byLouis C. Hunter

Kobo ebook | April 30, 2012

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Definitive account covers every aspect of steamboat's development: its construction, equipment and operation; the organization and conduct of steamboat transportation as a business enterprise; the hazards and amenities of shipboard life; steamboat races on the Mississippi and Ohio rivers; collisions, explosions and fires; the rise of competition; the ultimate decline, and much more.

Title:Steamboats on the Western Rivers: An Economic and Technological HistoryFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:April 30, 2012Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0486157784

ISBN - 13:9780486157788

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