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Various: pre-war - "Captain of the QUEENS"

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Cunard Line: "Captain of the QUEENS" by Captain Harry Grattidge, First Edition printed in 1956, hardbound with 316 pages.

One of the best of the autobiographies by ship captains. Former Cunard commodore Grattidge writes eloquently about the many ships he sailed on and the people he met.

Just a few highlights - catching the Duke of Edinburgh and future King of England holding a clandestine party aboard the BERGENGARIA; commanding the LANCASTRIA on the fateful day when German bombers sank the ship and drowned thousands; watching helplessly from the QUEEN MARY's bridge wing as the HMS CURACAO quickly sank with a great loss of life after being cut in two by the MARY's bow; asking starlet Lana Turner to change her hair style during a QUEEN ELIZABETH voyage to play a joke on the passengers slavishly imitating her.

Fair-to-good condition with no dust jacket - read it without worries of damaging a pristine copy.

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