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Ships, Sailors and the Sea (Beginner"s Knowledge Series)

J. Miles

Ships, Sailors and the Sea (Beginner"s Knowledge Series)

by J. Miles

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Transportation - Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Transportation,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Science

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsC. King (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9896656M
    ISBN 100613742095
    ISBN 109780613742092

      They were fighting sailors, too, though serving only in the merchant marine. In those days the men that went down to the sea in ships had to be prepared to fight other antagonists than Neptune and Æolus. All the ships Page 20 went armed. It is curious to read in old annals of the number of cannon carried by small merchantmen. The sea chest is a common piece of material culture seen among stereotypes of pirates and sailors in the Age of Sail. Many people imagine a variety of items locked away within these chests, from fascinating tools of the seafaring trades to treasure plundered during many adventures at sea. In the realm of stories about.

      Affection for the ships, the ocean and the sailors shines from every page. Clare is interested in the individual spirit of each ship, describing the old batterer at one point as "sentient". Veigele gives details of life on a small combatant through sailors' arts and crafts. These ships fought the enemy and the sea and played important parts in winning WWII. This book is a "must read." ­ Obie Armstrong PC , Past President of the Patrol Craft Sailors Association.

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