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Shipmaster's Handbook to the Merchant Shipping Acts

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Product description

The fifth edition of the Shipmaster's Handbook to the Merchant Shipping Acts was edited and revised by Captain W. V. J. Clarke, D.S.C.

The handbook covers the Merchant Shipping Act of 1894 (with Amending Acts) with sections on the Registry, Masters and Seamen, Passenger and Emigrant Ships, Fishing Boats, Safety, Special Shipping Inquiries and Courts, Delivery of Goods, Liability of Shipowners, Wreck and Salvage, Pilotage, Lighthouses, Mercantile Marine Fund and Legal Proceedings.

Features a preface by W. V. J. Clarke.

Discolouration spots on inside cover, facing pages and edges. Pencil markings on first page. Light shelf-wear to cover.

Item details

Author(s):
Sanford D. Cole
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21.6 x 14.2 cm
Edition:
Fifth
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
268
Publisher:
Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd., Nautical Publishers
Title:
Cole's Shipmasters' Handbook to the Merchant Shipping Acts being a Practical Guide to the Acts and Regulations for Shipmasters and all Connected with the Mercantile Marine

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The fifth edition of the Shipmaster's Handbook to the Merchant Shipping Acts was edited and revised by Captain W. V. J. Clarke, D.S.C.

The handbook covers the Merchant Shipping Act of 1894 (with Amending Acts) with sections on the Registry, Masters and Seamen, Passenger and Emigrant Ships, Fishing Boats, Safety, Special Shipping Inquiries and Courts, Delivery of Goods, Liability of Shipowners, Wreck and Salvage, Pilotage, Lighthouses, Mercantile Marine Fund and Legal Proceedings.

Features a preface by W. V. J. Clarke.

Discolouration spots on inside cover, facing pages and edges. Pencil markings on first page. Light shelf-wear to cover.

Author(s):
Sanford D. Cole
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21.6 x 14.2 cm
Edition:
Fifth
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
268
Publisher:
Brown, Son & Ferguson, Ltd., Nautical Publishers
Title:
Cole's Shipmasters' Handbook to the Merchant Shipping Acts being a Practical Guide to the Acts and Regulations for Shipmasters and all Connected with the Mercantile Marine

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