By Jim Harter
While this ebook is meant is meant for all who love boats, ships, heritage, and nautical lore, it's also designed as a definitive resource of high quality, royalty-free photographs to be used via artists, image designers, laptop publishers, advert businesses, and extra. This number of 681 wooden engravings comprises awesome examples of a few of the world's most pretty boats and ships. one of several recognized vessels during this quantity are Columbus's ships, the Nina, Pinta, and Santa Maria; King Henry's VIII's Great Harry; the Pilgrim Fathers' Mayflower; Henry Hudson's Half Moon; King Charles I's Sovereign of the Seas; Captain Cook's Discovery; the HMS Bellerophon; Fulton's Clermont; and the Great Eastern. between well-known naval battles proven are the clash at Actium, the invasion of the Spanish Armada, Dutch-English engagements within the seventeenth century, Anson's Centurion taking pictures a Spanish treasure send, Nelson's victory at Trafalgar, Perry's triumph at Lake Erie, and the Civil battle ironclad contest among the Monitor and the Merrimac.
This quantity encompasses a large choice of vessels: rowboats, funeral barges, Venetian gondolas, catamarans, local American canoes, chinese language junks, tugboats, canal boats, barges, yachts, brigs, barks, sloops, skiffs, catboats, several types of vessels used for fishing and whaling, ships in misery, and extra. There also are examples of nautically comparable fabric: navigational tools, diving matches and helmets, lighthouses, canal locks, dry docks, the Suez Canal, helmsmen, send captains, seamen at paintings, deck scenes, and interiors of boats. taken from infrequent resources — depict primitive canoes, a Roman galley, send figureheads, naval battles, dock scenes, lighthouses, pirate ships, steam-powered battleships, and a wealth of different matters. short captions determine photographs, that are prepared chronologically. positive factors over six hundred black-and-white illustrations from infrequent assets, prepared chronologically.
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Conventional Indian vessels. 636: Boats on Ganges River. 637: Bunder boat. 638: Boats under Calcutta. 639: Roya1 vessel in Kashmir. 640: conventional Vietnamese vessel sporting excessive officers with army escort. 641: Thai royal barge. 642, 643, 646, 647, 649: Junks. 644: Floating village. 645: Sampan. 648: Junk in Singapore. 650, 653: Junk. 651: chinese language buying and selling junk. 652: eastern warfare junk. 654: chinese language struggle junk. 655: jap buying and selling junk. 656: Korean buying and selling junk. 657: chinese language struggle junks, 1857. 658: leisure on a sampan, China, 1872. 659: Maori struggle canoes. 660: Tahitian boats. 661: Vessel of Solomon Islands. 662: entrance view of boat with outrigger. 663: Vessel of Soulou Island, Philippines. 664: Catamaran, Philippines. 665: Papuan pirogue. 666: Fishing canoe. 667: Australian bark canoe. 668: Proa. 669: Catamaran, pleasant Islands. 670: Outrigger boat, Ladrone Islands. 671: changed proa. 672: Catamaran, Society Islands. 673–680: numerous canoes. www. doverpublications.