Title: Albert Ballin
Condition: Top of spine pulled; edges chipped
Book Condition: Good+
Comments: In German script.
Publisher: Berlin Gerhard Stalling 1922
Item #: 014208
1857-1918. Biography. Head of the Hamburg-American Steamship Lines, largest shipping line in Germany with a fleet of 400 vessels. Advisor to Kaiser Wilhelm II. Politician, responsible for American-German shipping agreement of 1912. Committed suicide after Germany's military collapse in WWI. Boards covered with marbled paper. Corners bumped.