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The Resource The story of the ship

The story of the ship

Label
The story of the ship
Title
The story of the ship
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1916-1985
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Gibson, Charles
Dewey number
623.809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
VM15
LC item number
. G47
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Life of science library
Series volume
[5]
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  • Shipbuilding
  • Navigation
  • Navires
  • Navigation
Label
The story of the ship
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Recommended reading" pp: 255-256
  • In the beginning -- Planks and sails -- Pharaoh's fleets -- Progress and stagnation in the Orient -- Sea Kings of Crete -- Ships of Tarshish -- The Greeks -- Corn from Egypt -- A contribution from the South -- And one from the North -- The Northern One-master -- The great navigations -- Gunpowder -- Canvas and cannon -- Prelude to steam -- Steam begins to puff -- Steam in America -- Steam crosses the ocean -- "Cracking on the Dimity" -- The triumph of steam -- Shells versus armor plating -- Industrialization and strategy -- New engines -- The modern mercantile marine -- What of the future?
Control code
1453779
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 272 pages
Lccn
48009316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1453779
Label
The story of the ship
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Recommended reading" pp: 255-256
  • In the beginning -- Planks and sails -- Pharaoh's fleets -- Progress and stagnation in the Orient -- Sea Kings of Crete -- Ships of Tarshish -- The Greeks -- Corn from Egypt -- A contribution from the South -- And one from the North -- The Northern One-master -- The great navigations -- Gunpowder -- Canvas and cannon -- Prelude to steam -- Steam begins to puff -- Steam in America -- Steam crosses the ocean -- "Cracking on the Dimity" -- The triumph of steam -- Shells versus armor plating -- Industrialization and strategy -- New engines -- The modern mercantile marine -- What of the future?
Control code
1453779
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 272 pages
Lccn
48009316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1453779

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