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The history of the ship : the comprehensive story of seafaring from the earliest times to the present day / Richard Woodman.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

A history of seafaring from 545 A.D. to the late twentieth century, examining the many different types of ships and the men who sailed them, and discussing the technological, political, and economic developments that have shaped their evolution.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 623.8 W (Text) 33892004690609 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 08/05/1998 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1558216812
  • Physical Description: 352 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Lyons Press, [1997]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 340) and index.
Citation/References Note:
Library Journal Starred, March 1998
Publisher's Weekly, December 1997
Booklist, February 1998
Kirkus Review, January 1998
Reference and Research Book News, May 1999
Summary, etc.:
A history of seafaring from 545 A.D. to the late twentieth century, examining the many different types of ships and the men who sailed them, and discussing the technological, political, and economic developments that have shaped their evolution.
Target Audience Note:
Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject: Ships > History
Seafaring life > History.

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