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Seamanship in the age of sail

£38.99

Product description

320pp, including index. Lower two corners bumped, otherwise very good with crisp, clean pages and tight binding throughout. Dust wrapper complete and with bright colours, but general shelf wear across its surface on close inspection and crinkling to edges.

"This illustrated work, based on research from both contemporary training manuals and accounts and memoirs of sailing practice, provides an account of the shiphandling of the sailing man-of-war 1600-1800."

Item details

Author(s):
Harland, John H.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
4to
Edition:
1987 reprint
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0851771793
ISBN-13:
9780851771793
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Conway Maritime

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About this item

320pp, including index. Lower two corners bumped, otherwise very good with crisp, clean pages and tight binding throughout. Dust wrapper complete and with bright colours, but general shelf wear across its surface on close inspection and crinkling to edges.

"This illustrated work, based on research from both contemporary training manuals and accounts and memoirs of sailing practice, provides an account of the shiphandling of the sailing man-of-war 1600-1800."

Author(s):
Harland, John H.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
4to
Edition:
1987 reprint
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0851771793
ISBN-13:
9780851771793
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Conway Maritime

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