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.

Illustrator: Photos and Drawings

Categories: Maritime,

Edition: First Edition. No Additional Printings.

Publisher: New York, Arco Publishing Co., Inc.: 1975

ISBN Number: 0-668-03767-9

ISBN Number 13: 9780668037679

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good Plus to Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 011821

Keywords: Iron. Shipbuilding. Screw-propeller.