The Book Of Old Ships

The Book of Old Ships
Publisher Courier Corporation
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Total Pages 256
ISBN 9780486156897
Rating 4/5 from 1 reviews
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DIVSuperb, authoritative history of sailing vessels, with 80 magnificent line illustrations. Galley, bark, caravel, longship, whaler, many more. Detailed, informative text on each vessel by noted naval historian. Introduction. /div

The Book of Old Ships
  • Author : Henry B. Culver
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-09-26

DIVSuperb, authoritative history of sailing vessels, with 80 magnificent line illustrations. Galley, bark, caravel, longship, whaler, many more. Detailed, informative text on each vessel by noted naval historian. Introduction. /div

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The Book of Old Ships
  • Author : Henry B. Culver
  • Publisher : Dover Publications
  • Release Date : 1992

Of all the ships human beings have constructed to navigate the waters of the world — from a hollowed-out log sharpened at both ends to modern ocean liners weighing thousands of tons — those powered by the wind are among the most interesting and beautiful. In this classic review, noted maritime artist

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The Book of Old Ships
  • Author : Henry Brundage Culver
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1924

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The Book of Old Ships and Something of Their Evolution and Romance
  • Author : Henry Brundage Culver
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1924

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The Book of Old Ships
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1935

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American Sailing Ships
  • Author : Charles Gerard Davis
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 1929

An anecdotal, highly personal course through America's nautical history features nearly 140 images of ships from the 18th through 20th centuries: quoddy boats, fishing schooners, clippers, packet ships, frigates, and other vessels.

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The Old Boat
  • Author : Jarrett Pumphrey,Jerome Pumphrey
  • Publisher : WW Norton
  • Release Date : 2021-03-02

The creators of The Old Truck set sail with an old boat and an evocative, intricately crafted exploration of home and family. Off a small island, an old boat sets sail and a young boy finds home. Together, boy and boat ride the shifting tides, catching wants and wishes until

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The Old Ships
  • Author : Flecker James Elroy
  • Publisher : BiblioBazaar, LLC
  • Release Date : 2009-07

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede

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Ships and Seamanship in the Ancient World
  • Author : Lionel Casson
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-07-14

Written to replace and extend Torr's Ancient Ships, this generously illustrated underwater Bible" traces the art and technology of Mediterranean ships and seamanship from their first crude stages (about 3000 B.C.) to the heyday of the Byzantine fleets. Originally published in 1971. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology

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Old Ship Figure Heads and Sterns
  • Author : L. G. Carr Laughton
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-07-18

A well-illustrated look at shipboard ornamentation through the ages — from charging ram heads on ancient Greek and Roman war-galleys, saints on horseback, and allegorical portrayals of royalty to vintage Elizabethan galleons and Lord Nelson's Victory, built in 1765. Over 420 royalty-free illustrations also depict escutcheons, lanterns, rails, gun ports, and other decorative

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The Ghost Ships of Archangel
  • Author : William Geroux
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-05-14

An extraordinary story of survival and alliance during World War II: the icy journey of four Allied ships crossing the Arctic to deliver much needed supplies to the Soviet war effort. On the fourth of July, 1942, four Allied ships traversing the Arctic separated from their decimated convoy to head further

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Illustrated History of Ships   Boats
  • Author : Lionel Casson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1964

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The Last Grain Race
  • Author : Eric Newby
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2014-11-06

An engaging and informative first-hand account of the last ‘grain race’ of maritime history, from respected travel writer Eric Newby.

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Ship Breaker
  • Author : Paolo Bacigalupi
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2010-05-01

This thrilling bestseller and National Book Award Finalist is a gritty, high-stakes adventure of a teenage boy faced with conflicting loyalties, set in a dark future America devastated by the forces of climate change. In America's flooded Gulf Coast region, oil is scarce, but loyalty is scarcer. Grounded oil tankers

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Ship of Magic
  • Author : Robin Hobb
  • Publisher : Spectra
  • Release Date : 2003-12-30

“A truly extraordinary saga . . . The characterizations are consistently superb, and [Hobb] animates everything with love for and knowledge of the sea.”—Booklist Bingtown is a hub of exotic trade and home to a merchant nobility famed for its liveships—rare vessels carved from wizardwood, which ripens magically into sentient awareness.

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