second edition, revised. ppxvi 479. frontispiece portrait. map.
very good condition hardback in the original binding, with just a little wear.
the only substantial biography of William Denny. a detailed study, including his career in shipbuilding and naval architecture, the development of the Experimental Tank, service on the Load-Line Committee, his work on reform in the shipbuilding industry, etc, etc. also covers his domestic and religious life, work for the good of Dumbarton, travels in South America, etc.