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Ride the blue riband

Rosalind Laker

Ride the blue riband

by Rosalind Laker

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) Rosalind Laker
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(5),282p.
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15141530M
    ISBN 100709164920
    OCLC/WorldCa16433368

    More editions of Ride the Blue Riband: Ride the Blue Riband: ISBN () Softcover, Signet / New American Library, The Blue Riband is an accolade given to the passenger ship that held the fastest record for transatlantic crossing.. Blue Riband may also refer to. Blue Riband (biscuits), chocolate biscuits made by Nestlé Blue Riband gin, an Indian gin made by United Spirits Limited; In sports. The Blue Riband Trial Stakes, a flat horse race in the United Kingdom for three-year-old thoroughbreds.

    Peter York, co-author of the 80s bestseller, The Sloane Ranger Handbook, charts the progress of the dream of grandeur and aspiration in London - part of a series of twelve books tied to the twelve lines of the London Underground, as Tfl celebrates years of the Tube with Penguin Also available in a boxset 'Authors include the masterly John Lanchester, the children of Kids Company, comic. The blue ribbon is a symbol of high quality. The association comes from The Blue Riband, a prize awarded for the fastest crossing of the Atlantic Ocean by passenger liners and, prior to that from Cordon Bleu, which referred to the blue ribbon worn by the French knightly Order of the Holy spelling blue riband is still encountered in most English-speaking countries, but in the United.

    In the s, all of the ocean-going palaces fell on hard times as the speed of the jumbo jet replaced the comfort and leisurely travel of the ocean liner. SS United States still holds the westbound Blue Riband, and awaits her ultimate fate after being purchased in by the Norwegian Cruise Line. One of the most coveted honours of the sea, the Blue Riband of the Atlantic has a history that is as dramatic and as interesting as any. TRIUMPHANT FOR TWENTY YEARS. The Mauretania, built in In she logged an eastward record at an average of 2589 knots and a westward record at 26 knots.


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