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Compiler Reid, John Arbuckle
Title Battling with waves and lawyers : a genuine history of perils of the deep and an authentic record of the most important shipping case ever dealt with in the supreme courts of Australasia
Original Publication United Kingdom: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., 1895.
Note An account of the shipwreck of the S.S. Alert by the only survivor, Robert Ponting; and an account of the case for damages brought by Mrs. Lucy Kilpatrick against Huddart, Parker and Co., the ship's owners.
Credits Bob Taylor, Bryan Ness and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive/American Libraries.)
Language English
LoC Class KU: Law in general, Comparative and uniform law, Jurisprudence: Pacific area, Australia
LoC Class VK: Naval science: Navigation, Merchant marine
Subject Alert (Ship : 1877-1893)
Subject Shipwrecks -- Australia -- Victoria
Subject Navigation -- Australia -- History
Subject Liability for marine accidents
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EBook-No. 71021
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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