The Usborne Book of Cutaway Boats
Usborne, 1996 - Naval architecture - 32 pages
In 'Cutaway Boats' a huge range of different boats - from an 18th century galleon to the latest luxury racing yacht - are cut away to reveal their inner workings.
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