Practical Boat Building for Amateurs: Full Instructions for Designing and Building Punts, Skiffs, Canoes, Sailing Boats, &c
A resource describing the methods of designing small boats, the tools and materials required, and a description of building methods for punts, skiffs, canoes, and sailboats. Illustrated and indexed.
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ITOOLS AND MATERIALS
VTHE ROB ROY CANOE
VITHE SAILING BOAT
LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
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