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The search for speed under sail 1700-1855

Year: 1967
Language: english
Author: Chapelle H.I.
Genre: History
Publisher: Norton
ISBN: 0851772803
Format: PDF
Quality: Scanned pages
Pages count: 491
Description: An easy to read classic by the dean of sailing ship history. More for the scholar than the hobbiest.
This book is a fantastic survey of hull designs and rigging innovations during the period 1700-1855. It's a bit technical for the casual reader, but a wonderful resource for serious maritime historians and boatbuilders.



Chapelle H.I. The search for speed under sail 1700-1855, 1967.pdf


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