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Record #165969:

Of ships and stars: maritime heritage and the founding of the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich / Kevin Littlewood, Beverley Butler.

Title: Of ships and stars: maritime heritage and the founding of the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich / Kevin Littlewood, Beverley Butler.
Author(s): Littlewood, Kevin.
Butler, Beverley.
Date: 1998.
Publisher: London: Athlone Press
Abstract: Museum's establishment in 1934 represented culmination of increasing interest in naval and maritime history dating back to 1860s, linked to technical change and late imperial rivalries. Much about key role of Sir James Caird, who also sponsored Sir Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition.
Keywords: 069 -- Museums and art galleries: Great Britain. National Maritime Museum.
656.6(091) -- History of shipping.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
93 -- History.
92 -- Biographies: Caird, James.
V -- History.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 069
ISBN: 0485115379
SPRI record no.: 165969

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