409 pages. well illustrated including six colour plates.
good clean condition hardback in the dust-jacket, a little rubbed and edge worn
an excellent shipping company history, recording the hundred year history of the Union and Castle shipping lines, and from 1900 the amalgamated Union-Castle line, including an annotated list of all the ships.
Also containing much information on the economic and social development of South Africa in the second half of the nineteenth and first half of the twentieth centuries.