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The Liberty Ships of World War II: A Record of the 2,710 Vessels and Their Builders, Operators and Namesakes, With a History of the Jeremiah O'Brien.

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The Liberty Ships of World War II: A Record of the 2,710 Vessels and Their Builders, Operators and Namesakes, With a History of the Jeremiah O'Brien

Greg H. Williams

McFarland

2014

364 pages

$75.00

D770

The text is a list of all of the Liberty Ships, cargo vessels that were built by the Emergency Shipbuilding Program during World War II. It offers each shipAEs namesake, type, operator, etc. in great detail. The text begins with chapters discussing the shipbuilding companies and their role in the war effort. Also detailed is the story of the Jeremiah OAEBrien, one of the last operational Liberty Ships in the world. The text will be of interest to the maritime or World War II buff. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)

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