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Ships and the sea : a chronological review, by Duncan Haws

Label
Ships and the sea : a chronological review
Title
Ships and the sea
Title remainder
a chronological review
Statement of responsibility
by Duncan Haws
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
387.2/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
VM15
LC item number
.H33 1975
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Ships and the sea : a chronological review, by Duncan Haws
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 235)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Primitive craft of the world -- The first known ship and shipbuilding illustrations -- The Phoenician traders -- Nile River craft -- Early warships -- Biremes and triremes -- Lex Rhodia -- The Battle of Salamis -- Syracusa -- Teh Battle of Actium -- Roman warships and merchantmen -- Scandinavian ships -- Merchant shipping in the Mediterranean -- Greek fire -- The Viking era -- Arab influence in the Mediterranean -- the lateen sail -- The Norman invasion of Britain -- The Crusades -- The Oleron Sea Laws -- The Cinque Ports -- The Hanseatic League -- The Danzig Ship -- The merchant shipping kingdom of Jacques Coeur -- Columbus and the discovery of America -- Vasco da Gama -- Magellan's voyage round the world -- Carpentier -- The Battle of Lepanto -- The voyage of the golden Hind -- The Spanish Armada -- The East India Company -- Wasa -- The buccaneers -- Bereing's voyages -- Press-gangs -- Lloyd's of London -- Cook's voyages -- The Boston Team Party -- The first operational submarine -- John Paul Jones -- Mutiny on the Bounty -- The first experiments in steam propulsion -- Trafalgar -- Clermont -- The use of steam spreads throughout Europe -- The Savannah -- The Curacao -- The first clipper ship -- The Transatlantic Race -- The growth of seaborn trade -- Paddle versus propeller -- The Great Eastern -- The first ironclad -- Trade and sail: wool, guano, and tea -- the Clipper Era -- Steam begins to take over -- Whaling -- The opening of the Suez Canal -- The ocean liner -- Turbinia -- The Russo-Japanese War -- Dreadnought -- The motor vessel Selandia -- Theh opening of the Panama Canal -- The First World war -- Theh submarine -- The rebuilding of the merchant fleets -- The last sailing ship is built -- The Depression -- Queen Mary -- The Second World War -- The beginning of specialization -- The fastest passenger liner -- The first atomic-powered ship -- The oil tanker boom -- The end of the passenger liner -- Roll-on roll-off ferries -- Oil rigs -- Lash ships -- Container ships -- The Globtik London, half-a-million-tons -- The experimental Dyna ship
Control code
ocm01913374
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780690009682
Lccn
75013686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1913374
Label
Ships and the sea : a chronological review, by Duncan Haws
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 235)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Primitive craft of the world -- The first known ship and shipbuilding illustrations -- The Phoenician traders -- Nile River craft -- Early warships -- Biremes and triremes -- Lex Rhodia -- The Battle of Salamis -- Syracusa -- Teh Battle of Actium -- Roman warships and merchantmen -- Scandinavian ships -- Merchant shipping in the Mediterranean -- Greek fire -- The Viking era -- Arab influence in the Mediterranean -- the lateen sail -- The Norman invasion of Britain -- The Crusades -- The Oleron Sea Laws -- The Cinque Ports -- The Hanseatic League -- The Danzig Ship -- The merchant shipping kingdom of Jacques Coeur -- Columbus and the discovery of America -- Vasco da Gama -- Magellan's voyage round the world -- Carpentier -- The Battle of Lepanto -- The voyage of the golden Hind -- The Spanish Armada -- The East India Company -- Wasa -- The buccaneers -- Bereing's voyages -- Press-gangs -- Lloyd's of London -- Cook's voyages -- The Boston Team Party -- The first operational submarine -- John Paul Jones -- Mutiny on the Bounty -- The first experiments in steam propulsion -- Trafalgar -- Clermont -- The use of steam spreads throughout Europe -- The Savannah -- The Curacao -- The first clipper ship -- The Transatlantic Race -- The growth of seaborn trade -- Paddle versus propeller -- The Great Eastern -- The first ironclad -- Trade and sail: wool, guano, and tea -- the Clipper Era -- Steam begins to take over -- Whaling -- The opening of the Suez Canal -- The ocean liner -- Turbinia -- The Russo-Japanese War -- Dreadnought -- The motor vessel Selandia -- Theh opening of the Panama Canal -- The First World war -- Theh submarine -- The rebuilding of the merchant fleets -- The last sailing ship is built -- The Depression -- Queen Mary -- The Second World War -- The beginning of specialization -- The fastest passenger liner -- The first atomic-powered ship -- The oil tanker boom -- The end of the passenger liner -- Roll-on roll-off ferries -- Oil rigs -- Lash ships -- Container ships -- The Globtik London, half-a-million-tons -- The experimental Dyna ship
Control code
ocm01913374
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780690009682
Lccn
75013686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1913374

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