Tugboats of New York: An Illustrated History: An Illustrated History
George MattesonISBN: 0814757081;
View the Table of Contents .nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;Read the Introduction . 2005 Author of the Year Award?Working Harbor Committee of New York and New Jersey 2005-06 AAUP Book Design Award "The seductive promise of the fog-drenched images on the dust jacket ofTugboats of New Yorkis more than fulfilled in the comprehensive contents." ?Sea History Tugboats of New Yorkis one of those rare constructions where everything works just about perfectly." ?Marine News "Matteson, who has worked on tugs for 20 years, defines the blue-collar boats' place in the history of America's industrial development and provides anecdotes about life in the harbor." ?Associated Press "Matteson knows the lore in depth, telling us how tugs work and how crucially they've served the great port." ?San Diego Tribune "A magnificent book reflecting first-rate scholarship, writing, design, and production." ?Woodenboat "This gem of a book about 'the workhorses of the greatest harbor in the world' was...
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