The Young Sea Officer's Sheet Anchor, Or, A Key to the Leading of Rigging, and to Practical SeamanshipeBook - 1998 | Dover edition.
Widely used among young 19th-century officers in the Royal Navy and East India Company, this now-rare volume offers clear definitions and copious illustrations of the principles of rigging and other aspects of seamanship ? tacking, use of a compass, splicing ropes, making sails, and much more. A must for ship fanciers and naval historians.
Publisher: Mineola, NY : Dover Publications, 1998.
Edition: Dover edition.
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 126 pages) :,illustrations.