Archaeology of the Boat: A New Introductory Study

By: Basil Greenhill

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Book Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with green cloth boards, lightly bumped corners. Binding is solid and square, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is very faded with a few small tears. 320 pages with b&w photos, line drawings, mechancial drawings, maps. Written by the director of the National Maritime Museum. Contents include: Shells, skeletons and things-in-between, Four roots of boatbuilding, The raft boat, The skin boat, The bark boat, The dugout, Evolution of boats and vessels in Europe and North America, The classical tradition, The European clinker-buit boat before the Viking era, The round-hulled boat, The flat-bottmed boat, The Viking age, The Graveney boat, Skeletons everywhere, etc.

Title: Archaeology of the Boat: A New Introductory Study

Author: Basil Greenhill

Categories: Boating/Ships/Nautical,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wesleyan Univ. Pr.: 1976

ISBN Number: 0819550027

ISBN Number 13: 9780819550026

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Boating/Ships/Nautical

Seller ID: 144691

Keywords: Roots, boatbuilding, Skin, boat, bark , dugout, Evolution , vessels , Europe , North, America, , Classical, tradition, European, clinker-buit , Boat, before , Viking, era, , round-hulled , boat, , Flat-Bottmed, boat, , Viking , age,