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), hard cover (dark blue cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board) - no dust jacket. 'Certificate of Insertion of Amendments' affixed to front pastedown, noting where amendments have been made to the book by ins erting/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: G e n e r a l 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 St ee ri ng ; So un ding by Lead and Line; Charts: Buoyage: Lights; Naval Communications; Naval Ceremonial; Questions; Index. Very light edge wear to boards. Very Good-

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

Author Name: N/A

Categories: Military - Naval,

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1959 (5th impression of 1951 edition).:

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, Sa,