Download e-book for iPad: Along the Waterfront: Freighters at New York in the 1950s by William H. Miller

By William H. Miller

ISBN-10: 1445654083

ISBN-13: 9781445654089

The 1954 movie at the Waterfront delivered to existence the recent York docks of the Nineteen Fifties, whilst it was once frequently stated send, frequently a freighter, arrived or departed each 24 mins, round the clock. Now, the Port of latest York is dealing with extra shipment than ever sooner than, yet it all containerised. alongside the Waterfront, a followon to alongside the Hudson (which checked out passenger ships within the Port of recent York), covers the substantial and interesting fleet of freighters that after known as at manhattan, together with ships and firms that didn't particularly make it, corresponding to the Bull Line, common Fruit, Torm traces and the sales space Steamship Company.

In this ebook, William H. Miller takes the reader on an evocative journey again to the times of the hot York docks as they have been portrayed in at the Waterfront.

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