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Title A shipyard at war : unseen photographs from John Brown's, Clydebank 1914-1918 / Ian Johnston.
Author Johnston, Ian, 1948- author.
Publication Barnsley, S. Yorkshire : Seaforth Publishing, 2014.
Description 1 online resource
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Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Sources; Introduction; Chapter 1: Pre-war; Chapter 2: 1914; Chapter 3: 1915; Chapter 4: 1916; Chapter 5: 1917; Chapter 6: 1918; Chapter 7: Post-war; Appendix 1: Shipyard diary; Appendix 2: Ships built or under construction 1914-1919; Index.
Summary Although best known for large liners and capital ships, between 1914 and the completion of the wartime programmes in 1920 the Clydebank shipyard of John Brown & Sons built a vast range of vessels - major warships down to destroyers and submarines, unusual designs like a seaplane carrier and submarine depot ship, and even a batch of war-standard merchant ships. This makes the yard a particularly good exemplar of the wartime shipbuilding effort. Like most shipyards of the time, Clydebank employed professional photographers to record the whole process of construction, using large-plate cameras th.
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Subject John Brown & Company Limited.
John Brown & Company Limited. (OCoLC)fst00584823
World War (1914-1918) (OCoLC)fst01180746
Shipyards -- Scotland -- Clydebank -- History.
Shipyards -- Scotland -- Clydebank -- Pictorial works.
Shipbuilding -- Scotland -- Clydebank -- Pictorial works.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Scotland -- Clydebank.
REFERENCE -- Bibliographies & Indexes.
Shipbuilding. (OCoLC)fst01116224
Shipyards. (OCoLC)fst01116652
Scotland -- Clydebank. (OCoLC)fst01248101
John Brown & Company Limited.
Shipyards -- Scotland -- Clydebank -- History.
Shipyards -- Scotland -- Clydebank -- Pictorial works.
1914-1918
Genre Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Pictorial works. (OCoLC)fst01423874
Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Related To Print version: Johnston, Ian. A Shipyard at War : Unseen Photographs from John Brown's, Clydebank 1914-1918. Havertown : Seaforth Publishing, ©2014 9781848322165
ISBN 9781848323025 (electronic bk.)
1848323026 (electronic bk.)
9781848323018 (electronic bk.)
1848323018 (electronic bk.)

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