5 edition of Your book of tall ships found in the catalog.
Your book of tall ships
Discusses the development, design, and life aboard the tall ships, which played a significant role in 19th-century ocean travel.
|Series||The Your book series|
|LC Classifications||VK149 .H87|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||94 p. :|
|Number of Pages||94|
|LC Control Number||79300828|
Sail Tall Ships! -- 19th Edition by Tall Ships America and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Its a great look back at history. But if you want a nuts and bolts book of modern tall ship operations (without knots or splices) I would recommend Auxiliary Vessel Operations for the Aspiring Professional Sailor by G. Andy Chase which is a hear-and-now book about how things are on sail ships ical systems AND sail theory.
About this Item: Rodale Books, Condition: Good. First Edition. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. As the tall ships sail into the bay on the Fourth of July, an American bald eagle watches from above -- a living symbol of our freedom. In this rousing patriotic song that heralds the glory and pride of our nation on Independence Day, Betty and /5.
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This book-supported and endorsed by Sail Training International-is a celebration of tall ships today, shining a spotlight on the world's most interesting and glamorous tall ships, the most spectacular regattas, races and adventurous passages, and the huge array of people who sail on them/5(15).
From full-rigged ships that look like the pirate vessels of old to replicas of the sleek Baltimore schooners that helped win the War oftall ships still ply the waters of the Great Lakes, and each one carries its own incredible tales/5(4).
My husband and I saw the tall ships this summer, so I purchased this book for him to learn more information about them. He enjoyed the book very much. He said he learned many things and the book, and it is also a hard cover and has some really nice colored photos.
If you are interested in learning more about tall ships, he said you would like it/5(4). This book is written to the Tall Ships novice. It is broken into several chapters to help quickly find which ship you are viewing.
There is then a short potted history of the ship together with a "bluff your way" fact that may give you the upper hand in any ship related conversation/5(10). The text of Tall Ships describes each ship featured, its history and notable events under sail, along with its technical specifications.
This unique guide is an ideal book for everyone interested in tall ships, their enduring history and traditions/5(6). The Tall Ships. Home for young Ben Forbes is the fabled, fiery eastern shore of Maryland, noted for its beautiful women and gracious plantation life.3/5.
Tall Ships. The Age of Sail has spanned the greater part of man's history, inspiring some of the most beautiful ocean-going craft ever created. Using modern photography, as well as archival photographs, paintings, and historical illustrations, the great tall ships of the past and the present come alive on these pages/5.
About Philip McCutchan. Philip McCutchan () grew up in the naval atmosphere of Portsmouth Dockyard and developed a lifetime's interest in the sea. Military history was an early interest resulting in several fiction books, from amongst his large output, about the British Army and its campaigns, especially in the last years/5(7).
The definitive book on tall ships sailing today, with fascinating backgrounds to the most interesting ships, regattas and races, all lavishly illustrated with colour photography.
With official endorsement by Sail Training International, a Preface by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh and a Foreword from Sir Robin Knox-Johnston/5(14).
Your book of tall ships. [Tony Hutson] -- Discusses the development, design, and life aboard the tall ships, which played a significant role in 19th-century ocean travel.
Originally published inthis is a wonderfully detailed look at the history of the Sailing Ship in the nineteenth century. Packed with photos and anecdotes, every major ship and Captain of the day is examined in depth.
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Historic Sail: The Glory of the Sailing Ship from the 13th to the 19th Century Source: Amazon Author: Stephen Howarth From an Amazon reader: "If you are a just lover of Historic Tall Ships and especially if you are a serious Model Shipwright, this book is a must.
A colorful and informative introduction to tall ships and the Operation Sail 76 celebrations in New York harbor and other ports, with colorful photos of the principal vessels participating. SOFT cover, oblong 8vo, illustrated throughout, 64pp, contents clean and tight with no marks, Very Good.
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