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Naval architecture. Shipbuilding. Marine engineering

  • A Maritime Archaeology of Shipsby J. R. Adams

    Oxbow Books 2013; US$ 25.00

    In the last fifty years the investigation of maritime archaeological sites in the sea, in the coastal zone and in their interconnecting locales, has emerged as one of archaeology's most dynamic and fast developing fields. No longer a niche interest, maritime archaeology is recognised as having central relevance in the integrated study of the human... more...

  • Classic Ships of Islamby Dionisius Agius

    BRILL 2007; US$ 196.00

    This book charts the development of Islamic ships and boats in the Western Indian Ocean from the seventh to the early sixteenth century with reference to earlier periods. It utilizes mainly Classical and Medieval Arabic literary sources with iconographical evidence and archaeological finds. The interdependence of various trading activities in the region... more...

  • Principles of Sonar Performance Modellingby Michael Ainslie

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 299.00

    This book provides a complete and modern treatment of sonar performance modeling. It demonstrates how sonar systems and methodology are used for a variety of sensing, communications and deterrence systems and by a number of industries and end-users. more...

  • Contemporary Ideas on Ship Stability and Capsizing in Wavesby Marcelo Almeida Santos Neves; Vadim L. Belenky; Jean Otto Kat; Kostas Spyrou; Naoya Umeda

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 279.00

    Numerous scientific and practical challenges still exist in the field of ship stability. This book presents papers presented at a series of international workshops and conferences, held between 2000 and 2009, that examine these issues. more...

  • Navalisme nekt onderzeebootby Jaap Anten

    Amsterdam University Press 2011; US$ 78.50

    Dit boek geeft een belangrijk nieuw inzicht in de Nederlandse marinestrategie vanaf het begin van de twintigste eeuw tot aan de Japanse aanval op Nederlands-IndiŽ. more...

  • U.S. Army Guide to Riggingby Army

    Skyhorse Publishing 2013; US$ 12.95

    Have you ever tried to rig your own sailboat? How about tying up the boat to the dock? Have you ever made a ladder or hoist? Learning rigging can be tricky, but with the U.S. Army Guide to Rigging (FM 5-125), you?ll learn everything you need to know about rigging, from how to properly tie a rope to a rock to how to make rope chairs... more...

  • Ultrasimple Boat Buildingby Gavin Atkin

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 24.95

    The first complete how-to guide for building the latest generation of quick and easy boats In Ultrasimple Boatbuilding , renowned designer Gavin Atkin shows you how to create elegant, seaworthy plywood boats with a minimum of time, experience, and expense. Using clearly written and illustrated step-by-step instructions, Atkin explains the basics... more...

  • The New Encyclopedia of Knotsby Derek Avery

    G2 Rights Ltd 2015; US$ 5.82

    A new reference book that includes knots, turns, bends and hitches together with decorative knots, plaits, sennits and mats. more...

  • Japanese Heavy Cruisersby Steve Backer

    Seaforth Publishing 2011; US$ 18.00

    The ‘ShipCraft’ series provides in-depth information about building and modifying model kits of famous warship types. Lavishly illustrated, each book takes the modeller through a brief history of the subject class, highlighting differences between sister-ships and changes in their appearance over their careers. This includes paint schemes... more...

  • Fighting Ships and Prisonsby Paul W. Bamford

    University of Minnesota Press 1973; US$ 72.00

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