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The Resource Barons of the sea : and their race to build the world's fastest clipper ship, Steven Ujifusa

Barons of the sea : and their race to build the world's fastest clipper ship, Steven Ujifusa

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Barons of the sea : and their race to build the world's fastest clipper ship
Title
Barons of the sea
Title remainder
and their race to build the world's fastest clipper ship
Statement of responsibility
Steven Ujifusa
Title variation
Barons of the sea
Title variation remainder
and their race to build the worlds fastest clipper ship
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the competition between merchants who imported luxury goods from China during the 1800s and their cutthroat race to build the best, fastest and most profitable clipper ships to promote their genteel, but sordid business
Writing style
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10680803
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ujifusa, Steven
Dewey number
387.5/4092273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Clipper ships
  • Merchant marine
  • Shipping
Target audience
adult
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and their race to build the world's fastest clipper ship
Label
Barons of the sea : and their race to build the world's fastest clipper ship, Steven Ujifusa
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=246&titleID=3717532
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Publication
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OverDrive eBook
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: the patriarch -- The Canton Silver Cup -- Breaking into the family -- Opium hostages -- Yankees in Gotham -- Mazeppa and the problem child -- Captain Nat -- Family pressure under sail -- Memnon: Delano's California bet -- Enter Donald McKay -- Grinnell grabs the Flying Cloud -- At the starting line -- Around the world -- Frightful to look aloft: sovereign of the seas -- Great Republic -- Hill and river -- Surprise and danger -- Glory of the Seas -- Keeping it in the family
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476745992
Lccn
2017037569
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
845CB1A9-51E3-4989-8CF6-9D76F0FD5B6C
System control number
(OCoLC)1000150865
Label
Barons of the sea : and their race to build the world's fastest clipper ship, Steven Ujifusa
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=246&titleID=3717532
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: the patriarch -- The Canton Silver Cup -- Breaking into the family -- Opium hostages -- Yankees in Gotham -- Mazeppa and the problem child -- Captain Nat -- Family pressure under sail -- Memnon: Delano's California bet -- Enter Donald McKay -- Grinnell grabs the Flying Cloud -- At the starting line -- Around the world -- Frightful to look aloft: sovereign of the seas -- Great Republic -- Hill and river -- Surprise and danger -- Glory of the Seas -- Keeping it in the family
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476745992
Lccn
2017037569
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
845CB1A9-51E3-4989-8CF6-9D76F0FD5B6C
System control number
(OCoLC)1000150865
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