Collected together from a wide range of sources the eighth volume in the unique series of reference books portrays the Pacific Steam Nav. Co. A detailed chronology of the main events of the company's history is followed by a list of every ship owned. The entries are, with few exceptions, illustrated by the author's scale profile drawings beneath which is given the full technical data of every ship together with the vessel 's career history. Livery and route details are also included. P.S.N.C. features 225 ships illustrated by 120 profiles - the result of years of research. This important series makes an invaluable addition to the library of any maritime enthusiast.