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The Search for Speed Under Sail, 1700-1855

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The Search for Speed Under Sail, 1700-1855

by Chapelle, Howard I

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  • hardcover
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company. VG+/VG. 1967. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Slight spine lean. Minor edgewear to dustjacket (in protective mylar cover). Previous owner's emboss on title page ; Otherwise solid copy ; B&W Illustrations and fold-out schematics; 8x10.25"; 453 p. .

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Bookseller
Berkshire Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1525
Title
The Search for Speed Under Sail, 1700-1855
Author
Chapelle, Howard I
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - VG+/VG
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1967
Keywords
Sailing ships, Sailing speed records, Naval Architecture, Naval engineering
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Transportation: Ships and Boats;

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