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Ships & Shipbuilders: Pioneers of Design and Construction Fred M. Walker

Ships & Shipbuilders: Pioneers of Design and Construction

Fred M. Walker

Published July 1st 2010
ISBN : 9781848320727
Unknown Binding
240 pages
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 About the Book 

In the past 300 years ships have developed from simple sail-driven vessels, to the huge motor-driven container ships and vast cruise liners that ply our seas today. The author describes the lives and deeds of over 120 engineers, scientists,MoreIn the past 300 years ships have developed from simple sail-driven vessels, to the huge motor-driven container ships and vast cruise liners that ply our seas today. The author describes the lives and deeds of over 120 engineers, scientists, shipwrights, naval architects and inventors who have shaped ship design.