Illustrated History Of Ships Boats

Illustrated History of Ships   Boats
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Category Naval architecture
Total Pages 272
ISBN LCCN:64022314
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Illustrated History of Ships   Boats
  • Author : Lionel Casson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1964

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Tramp Ships
  • Author : Roy Fenton
  • Publisher : Seaforth Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-11-13

The tramp ship was the taxi of the seas. With no regular schedules, it voyaged anywhere and everywhere, picking up and dropping off cargoes, mainly bulk cargoes such as coal, grain, timber, china clay and oil. It was the older and slower vessels that tended to find their way into

Olympic  Titanic  Britannic
  • Author : Mark Chirnside
  • Publisher : History PressLtd
  • Release Date : 2014-03-31

A pictorial celebration of the world-famous sister ships: the Olympic-class liners A maritime expert tells the story of the sister ships using previously unseen pictures, passenger diaries, and deck plans, illustrating Olympic's successful career; the premature ends of her two unfortunate sisters; and the experiences of those onboard. Designed for

Sailing Ships of the Maritimes
  • Author : Charles A. Armour,Thomas Lackey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1975

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  • Author : Stanley Sandler
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2004-01-01

From ancient times to World War II and the post-war period, this book charts the evolution of the battleship. It provides insightful examinations of the technological and tactical aspects of important warships from around the world and across time.

The Oxford Illustrated History of the Royal Navy
  • Author : Bryan Ranft
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002

Throughout its history the Royal Navy has been of great importance for the defense of Britain and has over the centuries entrenched itself in the national psyche, making itself manifest not only through the hero-worship of its principal characters such as Horatio Nelson and Sir Francis Drake but also finding

Nautical Training Ships
  • Author : Phil Carradice
  • Publisher : Amberley Pub Plc
  • Release Date : 2010-01-19

The fascinating history of Britain's nautical training ships and the decline of what was once the largest merchant fleet in the world.

The World s Greatest Battleships
  • Author : David Ross
  • Publisher : Amber Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2015-12-21

For more than 400 years, the big-gun warship stood as the supreme naval war machine. It was not only a major instrument of warfare, but a visible emblem of a nation’s power, wealth and pride. So powerful was the link between the battleship and national feeling that even into the

A Short History of the Sailing Ship
  • Author : Romola Anderson,R. C. Anderson
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-06-11

Amply illustrated book traces evolution of the sailing ship over the course of 6,000 years — from vessels of ancient Egypt to full-rigged clipper ships of the 19th century. 20 halftones and 134 figures.

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

The Definitive Illustrated History of the Torpedo Boat
  • Author : Joe Hinds
  • Publisher : Nimble Books
  • Release Date : 2009-11

This, the seventh volume in this ten-volume series, provides a global timeline of motor torpedo boat actions throughout the pivotal year 1943: PT boats, S-boats, MTBs, MAS boats, TKAs, and more. One hundred eighty-five footnotes providing authentication for every statement of fact. Full color interior with sixty rare photographs and maps

Tugboats of New York
  • Author : George Matteson
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2007-10-01

Complemented by 150 black-and-white period photographs and personal anecdotes of life on the New York waterways, a visual history traces the lore and use of tugboats in New York from their early nineteenth-century precursors to their heyday in the 1950s, detailing their various roles guiding large ships safely, conducting rescue operations,

Black Ships
  • Author : Sean Michael Wilson
  • Publisher : North Atlantic Books
  • Release Date : 2017-03-07

On the 14th of July, 1853, the USS Plymouth, Mississippi, Saratoga, and Susquehanna sailed into Yokosuka, Japan. The mysterious "Black Ships" had arrived. In this stirring account of a pivotal moment in modern Japanese history, award-winning author and illustrator team Sean Michael Wilson and Akiko Shimojima tell the story of the

The Illustrated History of the Centennial Exhibition
  • Author : James D. McCabe
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1876

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Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea
  • Author : Gary Kinder
  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2009-10-20

“Titanic meets Tom Clancy technology” in this national-bestselling account of the SS Central America’s wreckage and discovery (People). September 1875. With nearly six hundred passengers returning from the California Gold Rush, the side-wheel steamer SS Central America encountered a violent storm and sank two hundred miles off the Carolina coast.