The Earliest Ships: The Evolution of Boats and Ships (Conway's History of the Ship)

By: Gardiner, Robert

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Large hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 143, b&w illustrations and diagrams, bibliography, glossary, index. This volume takes the development of the most primitive forms of boats - rafts, skin boats and dugouts, for example - which developed ultimately into ships for trade, commerce and war. It summarizes the current state of knowledge, and examines the nature of archaeological evidence. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.

Title: The Earliest Ships: The Evolution of Boats and Ships (Conway's History of the Ship)

Author Name: Gardiner, Robert

Categories: Maritime, History,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press Ltd: 1996

ISBN Number: 085177640X

ISBN Number 13: 9780851776408

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 004551

Keywords: Maritime, History, Maritime History, Ships, Boats,