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HORNBLOWER'S SHIPS: THEIR HISTORY & THEIR MODELS, Saville, Martin.

Author Name    Saville, Martin.

Title   HORNBLOWER'S SHIPS: THEIR HISTORY & THEIR MODELS

Binding   Soft Cover

Book Condition   Very Good+

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Edition   First U.S. Edition

Publisher   Dulles, Virginia Brassey's 2000

ISBN Number    1574884603 / 9781574884609

Seller ID   25932

128 pp, 9 3/8" H. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w with photographs, drawings, plans. "The Indefatigable. The Justinian. The Papillon. The Julia. Fans of Horatio Hornblower surely recognize the names of the ships in C.S. Forester's classic novels, and the producers went all out when recreating these famous vessels recently for television. (The author) was there from the beginning, supervising the construction and filming of the models used in the award-winning TV series. In (this book, he) takes the reader with him through the reseach, planning, design and construction phases of the lavish models, and behind the scenes of the production of the shows as well. (I)ncludes a full reference section detailing the ship types, full specifications, historical precedents, the fictional role of the vessels, and scale plans of the ships. It will delight both nautical enthusiasts and model builders." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light wrap around crease on covers/spine (2" on front cover & 4" on rear cover).

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