Complemented by 150 black-and-white period photographs and personal anecdotes of life on the New York waterways, a visual history traces the lore and use of tugboats in New York from their early nineteenth-century precursors to their heyday in the 1950s, detailing their various roles guiding large ships safely, conducting rescue operations, and navigating quantities of resources through traffic-clogged waters. Reprint.Most operators are not so extreme in their views. ... Mr. Szerzerbiak is holding the operating and maintenance manual for the aType PR Diesel Multicycle Engine, a an Ingersoll-Rand product and, ... Down there would also be found at least one diesel generator, an air compressor, a steamheating boiler, and a host of electric anbsp;...
|Title||:||Tugboats of New York|
|Publisher||:||NYU Press - 2007-10-01|