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This book about the evolution of watercraft on the American continents begins with elusive evidence of Eskimo whaling nearly four thousand years ago and concludes with Antarctic whaling of the 1960s. The stress is on the period from 1492 to 1928, with chief emphasis upon the transition from sail to steam in the middle of the nineteenth century.

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Book Description American Heritage Press, 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. Contents Include: Shaping A Ship; Whaling Craft; Screw Propulsion-American Forerunners; Whalers To The World; Some Distinctive American Sailing Vessels; Development of the Whaleship; the Origins of the Clippers, etc. Good to good+ tight condition with chipped and curling (top edge) of dust jacket. Language: eng Language: eng 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 05109

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Book Description American Heritage Press, New York, 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. First Edition. Very Good condition with Good dust jacket. 1/2 inch chip out of lower rear edge of dust jacket. 4to, Blue and Tan cloth, Gilt title on spine with color illustrated Dj. This book about the evolution of watercraft on the American continents begins with elusive evidence of Eskimo whaling 4,000 years ago and concludes with Antartic whaling of the 1960's. The stress is on the period from 1492 to 1928, with emphasis on the transition from sail to steam in the middle of the 19th century. Many illustrations. Index of vessels. Index of persons. Picture credits. 533 pgs. Bookseller Inventory # 1325

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