Seamanship in the Age of Sail: An Account of the Shiphandling of the Sailing Man-of-War 1600-1860 By John Harland

 
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Seamanship in the Age of Sail: An Account of the Shiphandling of the Sailing Man-of-War 1600-1860, Based on Contemporary Sources
By
John Harland

  • Publisher: Conway Maritime Press, 1984
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN 9780851771793
  • Reprint
  • 12 x 10 in.
  • 320 pages

This book will be of great interest to sailing enthusiasts, model-makers and marine artists alike. Illustrated with over 350 line drawings, the book describes the historical evolution of seamanship among the foremost navies in the world, giving clarity to the lost art of handling square-rigged sailing vessels.

Condition:
The dust wrapper is in very good condition, clean and bright, with slight creasing to the top and mild rubbing to the corners.
The binding is tight.
Inside, there is slight creasing to the top corners, otherwise, the content is clean and in very good condition.