The Epic Story of Maritime AdventureBook - 2004
Looking at every aspect of water-going craft and the people who have sailed them - from dugout canoes and the boats of the Ancient Egyptians to battleships and modern cruise liners, Ship is the ultimate guide on maritime history. Covering everything from the endeavors of the great explorers as they mapped the globe to the impact of ships on trade and industry, this is a vast reference, with over 1,500 images, for nautical buffs and curious readers.
Publisher: London ; New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2004.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Branch Call Number: 623.8909 LAV
Characteristics: 400 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm.