The Art, History, and Revival of Wooden BoatbuildingBook - 1991
The wooden ship is probably the most complex wooden structure devised by man: a vast three-dimensional sculpture built from countless pieces fitted together like a jigsaw. This book tells the story of the shipbuilder's art, from ancient times to the present.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1991
Characteristics: 269 p. : col. ill. ; 32 cm