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Title: Powered Ships : The Beginnings
Description: Benn 1975 First VG/VG edgewear 144pp b/w photos line drawings maps 9 x 6.5 440g Here we meet the early pioneers of steam travel and discover how they faced ignorance and prejudice with a kind of reforming determination. From Thomas Newcomen and James Watt this book tells the history of powered ships and the story of their success.

Keywords: maritime history Newcomen Watt travel shipping trade 0510126111

Price: GBP 7.00 = appr. US$ 10.00 Seller: Val Waring (formerly Stort Books)
- Book number: 1433



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