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Author: Edward V Lewis; Robert O'Brien
Publisher: New York : Time, ©1965.
Series: Life science library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ships have had a profound effect on civilization. Since prehistoric times man has used them to explore, to trade and to conquer. Control has often brought their destruction. Has many ships of the present, their design, their construction and their employment.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lewis, Edward V.
Ships.
New York : Time, ©1965
(OCoLC)895110855
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward V Lewis; Robert O'Brien
OCLC Number: 1040985
Description: 200 pages : illustrations (some color), charts, maps ; 28 cm.
Contents: The floating box --
Designs to tame the sea --
Days of sail --
The impact of power and steel --
The cargo carriers --
Revolution beneath the sea --
The navigator's ancient skills --
Extending the nautical frontiers.
Series Title: Life science library.
Other Titles: Life (Chicago, Ill.)
Responsibility: by Edward V. Lewis, Robert O'Brien and the editors of Life.

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Ships have had a profound effect on civilization. Since prehistoric times man has used them to explore, to trade and to conquer. Control has often brought their destruction. Has many ships of the present, their design, their construction and their employment.

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