Results 1 – 30 of 40 Cogs, Caravels and Galleons: The Sailing Ship, (Conway’s History of the Ship) by Gardiner, Robert [Editor]; Unger, Richard W. Cogs, Caravels, and Galleons has 18 ratings and 2 reviews. Steve said: Covers the basics with general and detailed descriptions and a solid starting plac. Cogs, caravels and galleons: the sailing ship, / editor, Robert Gardiner ; consultant editor, Richard W. Unger.
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Gardiner puts together an excellent examination of boats from the 10th to 17th century from an archeological, historical and engineering viewpoint. John rated it it was galleoons Dec 01, Sandy marked it as to-read Nov 21, Robert Gardiner caraveld, Richard W.
The Sailing Ship, Conway’s history of the ship. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
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Diane rated it really liked it Jan 14, Michele Blume rated it really liked it Aug 12, From galleosn the book. Books by Robert Gardiner. Each volume adopts a strong theme that allows it to stand on its own, but throughout the series a strict chronological sequence has been maintained.
Cogs, Caravels, and Galleons: The Sailing Ship by Robert Gardiner
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Cogs, Caravels and Galleons: Cogs, Caravels and Galleons: In recent years much original research has been done in this field, based on both documentary sources and archaeology, but this is the first overall synthesis of the new material now available. Steve Howarth rated it really liked it May 31, The main chapters are devoted to the principal ship types, explaining the latest thinking on the characteristics of cogs, caravels, hulks and so forth that have caused scholarly debate for decades.
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