About this book
New, compact edition of the book which covers 5000 years of maritime adventure. From the earliest canoes to viking vessels and military battleships, all boats and ships through history are covered.
Reveals 5,000 years of maritime adventure. From the earliest dugout canoes and the boats of the Ancient Egyptians to the most technologically advanced battleships and cruise-liners, this guide covers every aspect of the ship, and those who have sailed them.