MANUAL OF SEAMANSHIP. VOLUME I. B.R. 67 (1) (INCORPORATING AMENDMENT NOS. 1-4). 1951

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290 pp, large 8vo (9 3/4" H) - dark blue cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board. 'Certificate of Insertion of Amendments' affixed to front pastedown, noting where amendments have been made to the book by inserting/glueing in new information, with corresponding neat ink notations in text. Profusely illustrated with b&w drawings/diagrams/maps. Colour section on Semaphore Code, Naval and International Codes, Flags and Ensigns. Chapter headings: General Sea Terms; Types of Ship; Design and Construction of Warships: Elementary Ship Construction; Routine, Passing Orders, and Organisation; Rope and Its Usage; Rigging; Ships' Boats; Anchors and Cables; The Mariner's Compass; Conning and Steering; Sounding by Lead and Line; Charts: Buoyage: Lights; Naval Communications; Naval Ceremonial; Questions; Index. Very light edgewear to boards.

Title: MANUAL OF SEAMANSHIP. VOLUME I. B.R. 67 (1) (INCORPORATING AMENDMENT NOS. 1-4). 1951

Author Name: N/A

Categories: Military - Naval, Sailing & The Sea, Military - Post WWII,

Edition: 5th Impression of 1951 Edition.

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1959

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 23471

Keywords: Royal Navy, Sea measures, Warships, Battleships, Design, Construction, Merchant vessels, Sailing, Minesweepers, Aircraft carriers, Submarines, Frigates, Rigging, Anchors, Mariner's compass, Sounding, Rope, Hawsers, Bends, Hitches, Buoyage, Flags, Semaphore, Codes, Naval Codes, International Codes, Ensigns, Sea Terms, Ship's Boats, Cables, Conning, Steering, Lead and Line, Naval Communications, Naval Ceremonial.,