The Iron Ship; The History and Significance of Brunel's Great Britain


By: Corlett, Ewan C.B.

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Brown cloth on boards. DJ lightly wrinkled. This book is dedicated almost entirely to one ship, in great detail. From the "clinker" method of plating to its cast-iron propeller, this ship embodies some of the earliest as well as the latest features of iron shipbuilding. It was still afloat at date of publication, 130 years after construction. 253 pp.

Title: The Iron Ship; The History and Significance of Brunel's Great Britain

Author Name: Corlett, Ewan C.B.

Edition: First Edition. No Additional Printings.

ISBN Number: 0668037679

ISBN-13: 9780668037679

Illustrator: Photos and Drawings

Location Published: New York, Arco Publishing Co., Inc.: 1975

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good Plus to Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Type: Book

Categories: Maritime

Seller ID: 011821

Keywords: iron. shipbuilding. screw-propeller.