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The 'Big Four' of the White Star Fleet: Celtic, Cedric, Baltic & Adriatic. Mark Chirnside. The History Press, 2018. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: 9780750986007. 192 pages, 725g. Soft card covers with tiny repaired tear to top of half title page, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and colour and b/w drawings. Here Mark Chirnside relates the history of the 'Big Four,' in many ways the forerunners of the famous 'Olympic' class ships. Features including a gymnasium and Turkish and electric baths were tested on Adriatic before their use on Olympic, Titanic and Britannic. Charting their history from civilian passenger ships to armed merchant cruisers and troop ships in World War I, this book explores the adventures and experiences passengers and crew had on board over the decades.






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