The Library of Congress > LCCN Permalink

View this record in:  MARCXML | LC Authorities & Vocabularies


LC control 85121579
LC classificationHE561 HE971
Topical headingShipping
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities  or the  LC Catalog
Variant(s)Marine shipping
Marine transportation
Maritime shipping
Ocean--Economic aspects
Ocean traffic
Ocean transportation
Sea transportation
Shipping industry
Water transportation
See alsoCommunication and traffic
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
Marine service
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
Merchant marine
    Browse this term in  LC Authorities
Scope noteHere are entered general works on the transportation of persons or goods by water, as well as on the vessels used in this activity. Works confined to inland or coastal water transportation, in general, are entered under the headings Inland water transportation or Coastwise shipping. Works on water transportation on individual lakes, rivers, etc. are entered under Shipping subdivided by the name of the lake, river, etc. Works on ocean-going merchant fleets are entered under the heading Merchant marine.
Works on shipping in the sense of the dispatch of goods by any means of transportation are entered under the heading Shipment of goods when relating to the activities of the shipper, or Freight and freightage when relating to those of the carrier.
Subject example tracingNote under Inland water transportation
Found inUMI business vocab. (Ocean traffic)