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Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering

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  • The Complete Anchoring Handbookby Alain Poiraud; Achim Ginsberg-Klemmt; Erika Ginsberg-Klemmt

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 25.00

    A modern, authoritative anchoring guide for sailors and powerboaters A boat swinging safely at anchor can mark the relaxing conclusion to a great day of boating or the successful completion of an essential emergency measure, while failure to anchor properly can be frustrating, inconvenient, or downright dangerous. The Complete Anchoring Handbook... more...

  • Fighting Ships and Prisonsby Paul W. Bamford

    University of Minnesota Press 1973; US$ 72.00

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  • Marine Auxiliary Machineryby H D MCGEORGE

    Elsevier Science 1998; US$ 69.95

    The seventh edition of this classic marine textbook is now available for the first time in paperback. This highly respected book instructs both students and sea-going engineers in the operation, care and maintenance of the auxiliary machinery and apparatus on board ship and is essential reading for marine engineers preparing for British Certificates... more...

  • Basic Ship Theoryby E. C. Tupper; KJ Rawson

    Elsevier Science 2001; US$ 200.00

    Rawson and Tupper's Basic Ship Theory, first published in 1968, is widely known as the standard introductory text for naval architecture students, as well as being a useful reference for the more experienced designer. The fifth edition continues to provide a balance between theory and practice. Volume 1 discusses ship geometry and measurement in... more...

  • Maintain and Improve Your Powerboatby Paul Esterle

    McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 24.95

    Dozens of DIY projects to keep your boat looking good and running well This wide-ranging projects book covers maintenance, repairs, and upgrades to improve comfort, utility, appearance, value, safety, and enjoyment of powerboats up to 35 feet long. Projects include standard maintenance like changing engine oil and preparing for winter storage;... more...

  • Pounder's Marine Diesel Engines and Gas Turbinesby Doug Woodyard

    Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 190.00

    Since its first appearance in 1950, Pounder's Marine Diesel Engines has served seagoing engineers, students of the Certificates of Competency examinations and the marine engineering industry throughout the world. Each new edition has noted the changes in engine design and the influence of new technology and economic needs on the marine diesel engine.... more...

  • Hydrodynamics of High-Speed Marine Vehiclesby Odd M. Faltinsen

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 52.00

    This 2006 book discusses the three main categories of high-speed marine vehicles - vessels supported by submerged hulls, air cushions or foils. more...

  • Cruising Designsby Jay Benford

    Tiller Publishing 1996; US$ 12.99

    First published in 1975, this classic guide is a collection of basic boat plans of a variety of Benford designs, ranging in size from 7 to 131 feet in length and selected from the custom designs created over the past three decades. It is designed as the spark to fire one?s ideas about the sort of boat one really wants or to suggest an idea for a new... more...

  • Making It Goby Don Herweck

    Shell Education 2007; US$ 8.99

    Robert Fulton is best known for inventing the first successful steamboat, but that is just one of his many accomplishments. Fulton was an inventor, artist, statesman, mechanic, and engineer who used his artistic skills to sketch his inventions, which he also built. He even designed what would become the submarine. more...

  • Re-inventing the Shipby Don Leggett; Richard Dunn

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 124.95

    The technological development of the ship between 1800 and 1914 was dramatic, encompassing the shift from wood and sail to iron, steel and steam. This volume offers a multi-disciplinary approach to the history of the ship in the long nineteenth century. It illustrates the ways in which the material elements of the ship, together with the scientific,... more...