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Merchant shipping and the demands of war.

C. B. A. Behrens

Merchant shipping and the demands of war.

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Published by H.M.S.O., Kraus Reprint in London, Nendeln .
Written in English


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First published 1955.

SeriesHistory of the Second World War: United Kingdom civil series
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20060312M

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book. Stationery Off., © Get this from a library. Merchant shipping and the demands of war. [C B A Behrens] -- Tells what was required of the British ships in various phases of the war, how they met them and the costs involved.

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During the Iran-Iraq war, hundreds of merchant vessels were attacked, more than seamen killed and millions of dollars' worth of damages were suffered by owners, charterers and insurers. In the most sustained assault on merchant shipping since the Second World War, the control of shipping routes, destruction of enemy and enemy-allied ships, and Merchant shipping and the demands of war.

book protection of oil exports, were. Merchant Shipping and the Demands of War and the Administration of War Production By C. Behrens and J. Scott and Richard Hughes pp, H.M.S.O., and Longmans and British Information Services and H.M.S.O., and Longmans, British Information Services, Page - If we survey Byzantium in the extent which it acquired with the august name of Constantinople, the figure of the Imperial city may be represented under that of an unequal triangle.

The obtuse point, which advances towards the east and the shores of Asia, meets and repels the waves of the Thracian Bosphorus. The northern side of the city is bounded by the harbour, and the southern is.

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Thoroughly researched, the book separates truth from myth illuminating events including the evacuation of troops from. Merchant shipping and the demands of war. by Behrens, C. A., and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The United States Merchant Shipping Offensive During the Second World War Salvatore R.

Mercogliano The day before the German invasion of Poland a large group of dignitaries, including Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt, were assembled at the Newport News Shipbuilding Yard to celebrate the launching of Maritime Commission hull number one.

C B A Behrens is the author of Merchant Shipping and the Demands of War ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published )4/5(2). It is called 'Merchant Shipping and the Demands of War.' This means that the book is only concerned with one set of problems: with the tasks which the British-controlled fleet of merchant ships had to fulfill, with the extent to which it did in fact fulfil them, and with the principal problems to which the attempt to fulfil them gave rise.

In January imports fell to the lowest point, as it proved, of the whole war-less than half the level of Januarynearly 42 percent less than in January and by February the British had to revise downward their estimate of the amount of imports they could expect to carry in their own shipping.

NARA also has operating logbooks for some merchant vessels. Our largest series of these is the Merchant Marine Ship's Logs -in the Records of the US Maritime Commission (RGNC-5 EntryNational Archives Identifier ).

Merchant Logbooks. During and after World War I the US Shipping Board created and maintained the. Amazon; Find in a library; Go to Google Play Now» Merchant Shippng and the Demands of War.

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Bibliographic information. Title: Merchant Shippng and the Demands of War General series History of the 2nd world war. Tanker Wars book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

During the Iran-Iraq war, hundreds of merchant vessels were attacked, more tha 5/5(1). Behrens, C. Merchant Shipping & The Demands of War, London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office & Longmans Green and Co., Bone, David W. Merchantman Rearmed.

London: Chatto & Windus, [Recollections of World War I and World War II by British merchant sailor.] Brice, Martin. Transcribed and formatted for HTML by Patrick Clancey, HyperWar Foundation. The United States merchant marine steadily declined, and in order to stimulate shipbuilding the Merchant Marine Act of created the U.S.

Maritime Commission. At the beginning of World War II in Europe, U.S. shipping, handicapped by the Neutrality Act, again declined. American vessels were diverted to trade outside the war zones and many.

The National Archives holds all the surviving crew lists and agreements for the Second World War and the succeeding years up to Search by ship’s official number in: BT and BT 99 for records from ; BT for records from ; There is also an index to Second World War log books, agreements and crew lists in BT After the First World War King George V, in recognition of the contribution made to the British war effort by merchant ships, granted the title of ‘Merchant Navy’ to non-military sailors.

As the outbreak of World War II edged closer inthe British merchant fleet remained the largest in the world, employing somemen and women. Myron J. Smith's World War II at Sea: A Bibliography of Sources in English (), and World War II at Sea: A Bibliography of Sources in English.

BOOKS AND MONOGRAPHS Achkasov, V. I., and N.B. Pavlovich. Soviet Naval Operations in the Great Patriotic War Annapolis: Naval Institute Press,   Merchant Shipping and the Demands of War – C B A Behrens Page / The principle ports concerned – Alexandria and Port Said at the Northern end of the Suez Canal, and Suez at its southern entrance – were not only the terminal points of.

Merchant Shipping and the Demands of War. History of the Second World War United kingdom Civil Series. London: HMSO and Longmans. OCLC Coackley, Robert W. "Chapter 9: The Persian Corridor as a Route for Aid to the USSR".

In Roberts Greenfield, Kent; Blumenson, Martin (eds.). Command on: Norwegian Sea and Arctic Ocean. Merchantman: Or Ship of War: A Synopsis of Laws, U.S. State Department Positions, and Practices Which Alter the Peaceful Character of U.S. Merchant by Gibson, Charles and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Irish Mercantile Marine during World War II continued essential overseas trade in the conflict, a period referred to as The Long Watch by Irish mariners.

[1] [note 3] Irish merchant shipping saw to it that vital imports continued to arrive and exports, mainly food supplies to Great Britain, were delivered.

These Regulations may be cited as the Merchant Shipping (Official Log Books, Ship’s Articles and Six-Month Lists) Regulations of 2. —(1) In these Regulations, unless the context otherwise requires – “ Crew List ” means the list kept by the master of the ship in accordance with the provisions of File Size: KB.

He's known as the "Merchant of Death" and the "Lord of War," -- an alleged international arms dealer straight out of a cloak-and-dagger spy novel who eluded authorities for years and inspired Missing: Merchant shipping. Japanese Naval and Merchant Shipping Losses During World War II by All Causes (Paperback or Softback) by Joint Army-Navy Assessment Committee and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Second Happy Time.

The Second Happy Time, also known among German submarine commanders as the "American shooting season", was the informal name for a phase in the Battle of the Atlantic during which Axis submarines attacked merchant shipping and Allied naval vessels along the east coast of North America.

The Maritime history of England involves events including shipping, ports, navigation, and seamen, as well as marine sciences, exploration, trade, and maritime themes in the arts of the advent of air transport and the creation of the Channel Tunnel, marine transport was the only way of reaching the rest of Europe from England and for this reason, maritime trade and naval power.

I bet they have shipping editions dating back to the start of the 20 century. On the internet there is squat about german merchant ships but plenty about allied merchant shipping, especially American shipping. Heres what I've uncovered so far.

Norway had merchant ships and lost during the war. Although the scuttling of the Glitra was the first instance of a British merchant vessel being lost to a German submarine, Salvesen would face the loss of several other vessels from its general cargo fleet during the First World War, not least the ton cargo ship Coronda which was torpedoed by U in the Atlantic Ocean km west of Donegal, Ireland, on 13 Marchwith the loss of.

At the outbreak of war in the 6,plus merchant ships spread across the world's oceans became pawns in the global conflict that permeated the operations of every shipping line on every continent. This heavily illustrated book presents the details of those ships and describes the fate of those lost between and Divided first by country and then by shipping company, the book 5/5(2).

America launched more vessels in than Japan did in the entire war. Shipyards turned out tonnage so fast that by the autumn of all Allied shipping sunk since had been replaced. The Merchant Marine Act of set a national policy that the U.S. should have an American-owned merchant marine to carry the majority of its commerce and authorized the disposal of the wartime fleet.

But the collapse of the shipping boom in left the nation with a supply of vessels in excess of demand. Naval Institute Press., 1st printing.

Pdf, (2),(6) PP with 15 pdf, 45 figures and 12 b/w photos. Hard cover, cloth spine, dj. Fine. Scarce. x Contains particulars of the Japanese merchant fleet - ship building, tonnage, cargo, distribution, and shipping losses. A major study of a neglected area of World War II history.List List 82 list posted with items issued in Early July Static Page posted on line: it is arranged by subject.

Emphasis download pdf Napoleonic uniforms, Small Arms manuals, Napoleonic wars, World War I both British & German forces, US Marines in Vietnam & Iraq, World War II German, Warships, Military aviation etc. List 81 list posted Early February with items issued in Early February Missing: Merchant shipping.Merchant marine training and most aspects of merchant marine activity transferred to the newly ebook War Shipping Administration on September 1, The transfer allowed the Coast Guard to take a more active role in the war and concentrated government administration of the merchant marine in .