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Reminiscences of transatlantic travellers

Charles Thomas Spedding

Reminiscences of transatlantic travellers

by Charles Thomas Spedding

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Published by T.F. Unwin ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTransatlantic travellers.
    Statementby Charles T. Spedding (for many years purser of the Aquitania)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG463 .S6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 7-288 p.
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6698789M
    LC Control Number27003453
    OCLC/WorldCa5929339

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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.

    Transatlantic crossings are passages of passengers and cargo across the Atlantic Ocean between Europe or Africa and the majority of passenger traffic is across the North Atlantic between Western Europe and North ies after the dwindling of sporadic Viking trade with Markland, a regular and lasting transatlantic trade route was established in with the Spanish West. Ford Madox Ford, born Ford Hermann Hueffer, was an English novelist, poet, critic and editor whose journals, The English Review and The Transatlantic Review, were instrumental in the development of early 20th-century English literature. Ford Madox Ford was the author of over 60 works: novels, poems, criticism, travel essays, and reminiscences/5.


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Genre/Form: Personal narratives: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spedding, Charles Thomas, Reminiscences of transatlantic travellers.

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