Tall ShipsBook - 2002
This book is the definitive guide to the international fleet of sailing ships. This newly revised 3rd edition combines photographs and descriptions of more than 200 vessels, including the major class 'A' ships along with many class 'B' and 'C' vessels from around the world. Major photos of each vessel are supplemented by many detailed images that range from figureheads and binnacles to flags and rigging. The text describes each vessel featured, its history and notable events under sail, along with its technical specifications. This unique guide is an ideal resource for everyone fascinated by tall ships and their enduring history and traditions. Sales of the book benefit the American Sail Training Association, which supports education under sail and sail training throughout North America.
Publisher: East Hartford, Conn. : Tide-Mark Press, c2002
Edition: 3rd ed
Branch Call Number: 387.22 KOZ
Characteristics: ii, 217 p. : col. ill. ; 22 x 30 cm
Alternative Title: Subtitle on cover: Fleet for the 21st century