Steamboats on the Western Rivers

Steamboats on the Western Rivers

An Economic and Technological History

eBook - 2012
Rate this:
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.
Publisher: [United States] : Dover Publications : Made available through hoopla, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Hunter, Beatrice Jones
hoopla digital
ISBN: 9780486157788
0486157784

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...
No similar edition of this title was found at Skokie Public Library.

Try searching for Steamboats on the Western Rivers to see if Skokie Public Library owns related versions of the work.


Suggest for Purchase

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top