A Man and His Ship
America's Greatest Naval Architect and His Quest to Build the S.S. United StatesBook - 2012
Examines the life and career of William Francis Gibbs (1886-1967), the Philadelphia native whose lifelong ambition was to build the biggest, fastest, safest liner ever.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2012
Description: x, 437 p.,  p. of plates : ports., facsims., photos, front. ; 25 cm
Branch Call Number: 623.8092 Gib