Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
American-built Clipper Ship, 1850-56: Characteristics, Construction and Details
Foyalty 73

American-built Clipper Ship, 1850-56: Characteristics, Construction and Details (Paperback)

£23.99
Unavailable. No reason given.
Unavailable

Synopsis

Long of line, incredibly fleet, with tall, raking masts and clouds of sail, the great Yankee clipper ships stir dreams of romance and adventure. This book, the most important and detailed ever to appear on clipper ships, is the fruit of 35 years of research. Lavishly pictorial, it's a boon to maritime historians, model makers, and dreamers alike.

History & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsMaritime historyTransportTransport technology & tradesShipbuilding technology, engineering & trades Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe Publication Date: 01/02/2000 ISBN-13: 9780071358231  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Unavailable. No reason given.  

In a real sense, William L. Crothers spent his entire adult life preparing this book. Hired by the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard in the early 1930s, he retired after 35 years' service in naval ship design. During his long and productive career he developed the ability to draw extraordinarily crisp and detailed ship plans. And he developed a fascination with the American clipper ship--which he pursued through all the maritime museums in the United States and several in England.

More books by William L. Crothers

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

British Warship Recognition: The...
(Hardback)
Richard Perkins; Andrew Choong
 
 
£70.00
 
Seashaken Houses: A Lighthouse ...
(Hardback)
Tom Nancollas
 
 
£16.99
 
Piracy and Captivity in the...
(Hardback)
Mario Klarer
 
 
£100.00
 
Recollections of an Unsuccessful Seaman
(Paperback)
Leonard Noake; David Creamer
 
 
£18.99
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close