New PDF release: Cunard's Three Queens: A Celebration

By William H. Miller

2008 used to be a mystical 12 months for Cunard. For the 1st time, the road had 3 Queens in carrier; Queen Elizabeth 2, Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria. Queen Elizabeth 2 retired through the 12 months, and sailed for Dubai on Martinmas, whereas Queen Mary 2 had reached her 5th anniversary because the biggest ocean liner afloat and Queen Victoria entered carrier. On thirteen January 2008, all 3 liners have been jointly for the 1st and final time in manhattan. After a winning international cruise for Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth 2's twenty-sixth and ultimate international cruise, all 3 ships rendezvoused in Southampton on 22 April for the final assembly of the 3 Queens. Bowing out after a profitable farewell season that observed her sail complete on each voyage of the 12 months QE2 left Southampton amid the most important fireworks exhibit visible within the port because the introduction of Queen Mary 2 5 years prior. No different ships envoke the magic that Cunard's Queens have performed seeing that Queen Mary entered carrier in could 1936. considering then, a Cunard Queen has reigned the sea wave and for one brief yr, 3 Queens reigned superb around the world's oceans. William H. Miller brings jointly a good looking number of photographs, with informative textual content, telling the tale of Cunard's 3 mythical glossy Queens.

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