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THE PASSAT AT HAMBURG

In 1872, the world's sailing fleet was greater than it had ever been; by 1945 it had virtually disappeared. Many of the great square riggers had been sunk and of course steam ships were everywhere. A major exception to this trend was Gustav Erikson, a Finnish ship owner who operated out of Marienhamn in t...

  • Id: passat-hamburg-b2p-088
  • Name: THE PASSAT AT HAMBURG
  • Media: Oil on canvas
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  • Section: PORTS, HARBOURS & HAVENS
  • Book 2 Page: 88