- The Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers
- 造船協會會報 (ISSN:18842054)
- vol.1939, no.65, pp.187-222, 1939 (Released:2007-05-29)
The “Argentina Maru” is the first motor passenger and cargo ship to he constructed under the special Shipbuilding Subsily of the first grade grented by the Japanese Government, and this magnificent Round-the-World Liner is wholly of Japanese construction and materials. In vi w of these circumstances, it seems to be appropriate to make some reference to the ship; therefore a general description of the vast design, construction, equipment, etc., is given in this paper.