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QE2: 1969 - "QE2: The Authorised Story" signed by 3 early captains

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Cunard Line: "QUEEN ELIZABETH 2: The Authorised Story" by Neil Potter and Jack Frost, published in 1969, hardbound with original dust jacket, 192 pages.

Ship enthusiast Richard Holmes brought the onboard during crossings in 1970-1972. Each time he got the captain to sign the first pages. Captain W.J. Law signed in June 1970 and June 1972. Captain J.E. Woolfenden signed in May 1971. Commodore W.E. Warwick signed in July 1971. Also, the bartender of the Q4 Bar whose signature I cannot make out.

Potter and Frost are well-known for their biographies of the other QUEENS, "The MARY", and "THE ELIZABETH". This tale is a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at Cunard during the downward spiral of the 1960s. The storied company was about to go belly-up and only drastic action could save her. The authors weave the drama of those years into the story of the QE2.

Excellent condition.

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