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2 edition of book of ships. found in the catalog.

book of ships.

Laurence Dunn

book of ships.

by Laurence Dunn

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Published by Time-Life Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ships -- Pictorial works.,
  • Ships -- History.,
  • Ships -- Pictorial works.

  • About the Edition

    Brief text and numerous illustrations trace the history of ship design from the Egyptian vessel of 1600 B.C. and Viking ship of 900 A.D. to a modern ocean liner of 1966.

    Edition Notes

    Statement[Text by Laurence Dunn. Illus. by Tre tryckare artists, except sailing ships by Gordon Macfie.
    SeriesClassics of transportation
    ContributionsMacfie, Gordon, illus., Tre tryckare, Cagner & Co.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM307 .D787
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p.
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5599135M
    LC Control Number68005147

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    Superb, authoritative history of sailing vessels, with 80 magnificent line illustrations by noted maritime illustrator Gordon Grant. Ships include a Roman trireme, Viking longship, 16th-century caravel, New Bedford whaling bark, 19th-century brigantine, many more. Detailed text on each vessel by noted naval historian. Introduction. Appendix, including Notes. Books are cool again. Kidding, books were always cool. Choose from the five best new reads every month and get them delivered.

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