5 edition of Reminiscences of transatlantic travellers found in the catalog.
Reminiscences of transatlantic travellers
Charles Thomas Spedding
|Other titles||Transatlantic travellers.|
|Statement||by Charles T. Spedding (for many years purser of the Aquitania)|
|LC Classifications||G463 .S6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 7-288 p.|
|Number of Pages||288|
|LC Control Number||27003453|
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Transatlantic sketches; or, Travelling reminiscences of the West Indies and United States. Transatlantic cruises harken back to the days of travel before airplanes. In the 19th century, the only way to travel to Europe from the United States (and vice versa) was via ship. Many cruise lines offer the modern-day passenger a chance to experience this leisurely mode of travel via a transatlantic itinerary.
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Unknown Binding – January 1, by Ivar A Olsen (Author) See all formats and : Ivar A Olsen. Genre/Form: Personal narratives: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spedding, Charles Thomas, Reminiscences of transatlantic travelers.
Excerpt from Transatlantic Sketches, or Travelling Reminiscences of the West Indies and United States Chapter IV. Page. Sugar and the sugar cane - Description cultivated in West Indies - Method of propagation - Mode of planting - Rattoons - Megass - Imphee or African sugar cane Comparison between it and the beet root - Season for reaping sugar crep - Method of cutting canes.
Genre/Form: Personal narratives: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spedding, Charles Thomas, Reminiscences of transatlantic travellers.
Reminiscences of transatlantic travellers, by Charles T. Spedding (for many years purser of the Aquitania). Reminiscences of a trans-Atlantic traveller: being a sketch of fourteen months' residence in North America, in the years interspersed with statistical and.
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