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Ships of the World: An Historical Encyclopedia

Lincoln P. Paine - Transportation - 1997 - 680 pages
Entries for 1,000 of the world's most significant ships include physical characteristics, construction, and history
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Ships of Discovery and Exploration

Lincoln P. Paine - History - 2000 - 188 pages
Lincoln P. Paine's SHIPS OF THE WORLD: AN HISTORICAL HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA was honored as one of the best reference books of the year by the New York Public Library, and ...
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British Cruisers of the Victorian Era

Norman Friedman - Transportation - 2012 - 350 pages
Gradually evolving from the masted steam frigates of the mid-nineteenth century, the first modern cruiser is not easy to define, but for the sake of this book the starting ...
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To Harness the Wind: A Short History of the Development of Sails

Leo Block - Transportation - 2003 - 164 pages
Details the progress of sail design from the lateen to the swift clipper ships of the nineteenth century.
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