Chapman Great Sailing Ships of the WorldChapman Great Sailing Ships of the World

Chapman Great Sailing Ships of the World
Author : Otmar Schäuffelen
Publisher : Hearst Books
Total Pages : 456
Release : 2005
ISBN 10 : 1588163849
ISBN 13 : 9781588163844
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


A richly illustrated reference on sailing ships from around the globe combines more than 450 full-color photographs with detailed descriptions of various types of vessels and rigging to provide an overview of each ship's specifications, statistics, unique characteristics, rigging, tonnage, use, owner and crew, and history of each vessel, along with a helpful glossary of nautical terminology.

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