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Cunard and the North Atlantic, 1840-1973

Francis Edwin Hyde

Cunard and the North Atlantic, 1840-1973

a history of shipping and financial management

by Francis Edwin Hyde

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Atlantic Ocean
    • Subjects:
    • Cunard Steamship Company, ltd. -- History,
    • Steam-navigation -- Atlantic Ocean -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Francis E. Hyde.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE945.C9 H9 1975b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 382 p., [8] leaves of plates ;
      Number of Pages382
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5251420M
      ISBN 100333173139
      LC Control Number75324085
      OCLC/WorldCa1456027

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Xx, p., [8] leaves of plates ; 22 cm. Cunard and the North Atlantic, a history of shipping and financial managementPages: Cunard and the North Atlantic – A History of Shipping and Financial Management Authors: Hyde, Francis E.

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Price New from 4/4(6). Two men--Samuel Cunard and Edward Knight Collins--and two nations wielded the tools of technology, finance, and politics to compete for control of a commercial lifeline that spanned the North Atlantic. The world watched carefully to see which would by: 1.

In North America, the name Cunard is synonymous with shipping. This book traces the entrepreneurial rise of Samuel Cunard who, for decades, ruled a shipping empire on the North Atlantic.

By the time Cunard died inhe had witnessed the emergence of steamships, developed trade linksRatings: 0. As this book is concerned primarily with the business activities of the Company in various stages of development, Foundation, Capital Structure and Control of the Company – In: Cunard and the North Atlantic – Palgrave Macmillan, London.

DOI https: Author: Francis E. Hyde. That’s the magic of The Transatlantic Crossing with Cunard; a chance to experience true ocean travel on an iconic voyage to an iconic destination New York - Broadway and Times Square. A city that needs no introduction, New York is a global icon, as famous for its skyscraper skyline as landmarks like Time Square and Central Park.

Cunard and the North Atlantic – Cunard and the North Atlantic – pp cannot be put into a chronological strait jacket. Even at the peak of Cunard’s achievements during the war, the processes of change were such that the future course of the Company’s history was in one sense a matter of predetermination Author: Francis E.

Hyde. Sir Ranulph has since climbed Mt Everest as well as the North Face of the Eiger in the Bernese Alps, guided by Kenton Cool, and has raised some £ million for charity throughout his career. In addition, joining Cunard on board Queen Elizabeth, is mountaineer Kenton Cool.

The Queen Elizabeth 2, or QE2 as she is commonly known was the flagship of the Cunard Line for over 30 years. QE2 made her maiden voyage in and is one of the last of the great Transatlantic liners. At 70, tons and feet long with a top speed of knots she is also one of the largest and fastest passenger vessels afloat.

Cunard and the North Atlantic – Cunard and the North Atlantic – pp () Cunard and North Atlantic Conferences – In: Cunard and the North Atlantic – Palgrave Macmillan, London eBook Packages Palgrave Business & Management Collection; Buy this book on publisher's site; Personalised Author: Francis E.

Hyde. O riginally called the British and North American Steam Packet Company, this legendary steamship line was founded by a Halifax, N.S. gentleman named Samuel Cunard. The company’s name was soon shortened to simply Cunard Company, in honor of its founder.

Cunard’s first ship, the Britannia, made her maiden voyage in It was one of the first regular steamship. As we have seen, the various North Atlantic Conference Agreements between shipping companies in the nineteenth century were either bilateral or multilateral as circumstances dictated.

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