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2 edition of Building a clipper ship found in the catalog.

Building a clipper ship

H.S Coleman

Building a clipper ship

by H.S Coleman

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Published by Modelcraft Ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Model ships and boats.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes glossary.

    Statementby H.S.Coleman ; illustrations by W.B.Reeve.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71p. :
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18112038M

      Barons of the Sea: And Their Race to Build the World's Fastest Clipper Ship - Ebook written by Steven Ujifusa. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Barons of the Sea: And Their Race to Build the World's Fastest Clipper Ship. The Golden Age of the clipper ship produced some of the most beautiful, fast and sturdy sailing ships known to man. People marveled at the majesty of these ships under full sail, being driven to the maximum by their captains. Book one will cover building the hull. Book two, which will be published at a latter date, will cover finishing the.

    A clipper ship therefore is a three-masted square American Antiquarian Society [April, rigged vessel whose hull is sharp and sweetly designed, with a view to speed as the prime consideration. She represents the highest refinement, the supreme achieve-ment of the science of naval architecture.   Barons of the Sea: And Their Race to Build the World’s Fastest Clipper Ship For a brief moment in the middle of the 19th century, U.S. clipper ships .

    Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook.   The clipper ship Flying Cloud, docked at Atlantic City in New Jersey She held the worlds sailing record for the fastest passage between New York and San Francisco, 89 days, 8 .


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