Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
From Wheel House to Counting House – Essays in Maritime Business History in Honour of Professor Peter Neville Davies - University Press Scholarship Online
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

From Wheel House to Counting House: Essays in Maritime Business History in Honour of Professor Peter Neville Davies

Lewis R. Fischer

Abstract

This volume is dedicated to Maritime Business History, by means of commemorating the career of Professor Peter Neville Davies, a prominent member of the Economic and Social History department of the University of Liverpool (a career spanning the dates 1964-1992). The volume is divided into four sections. The first is a tribute and appreciation of Professor Davies, which also acts as an introduction to his work for unfamiliar readers. The second section focuses on business aspects of British maritime history, with particular attention to the impact of British shipping overseas, and the rise and ... More

Keywords: Maritime, Maritime Business, Shipbuilding, Shipping Industry, Liverpool, British Shipping, Liverpool Maritime History

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1992 Print ISBN-13: 9780969588511
Published to University Press Scholarship Online: May 2019 DOI:10.3828/liverpool/9780969588511.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Lewis R. Fischer, editor

Show Summary Details

subscribe or login to access all content.

Contents

View:

The Mary and the Lady Lansdowne

Michael K. Stammers