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2 edition of Sailing ships. found in the catalog.

Sailing ships.

Cedric Rogers

Sailing ships.

by Cedric Rogers

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Published by Hampton House in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Ramillies Series
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13674329M

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The Age of Sail spread over most of human history; with its decline passed some of the most beautiful engineering and aesthetic creations ever seen. See them sail the ocean once again, and color them as vividly brilliant as ever in this survey of historical sailing ships coloring book.   The Ship’s Log is what we use underway. We keep track of wind speed and direction, our heading and speed, and the barometric pressure. We try to add an entry each hour, but at least at the beginning of each person’s shift and when things change.

The magnificent age of sail lives again in this distinctive collection of ready-to-color American sailing ships. In a pictorial display spanning over years of maritime history, artist and avid sailor Peter Copeland meticulously depicts vessels ranging from small, shallow-draft topsail schooners of Colonial times and early sail-and-steam powered ships to modern reconstructions of classic. Having, on his first voyage, discovered Australia, Cook still had to contend with those who maintained that the Terra Australians Incognita (the unknown Southern Continent) was a reality. To finally settle the issue, the British Admiralty sent Cook out again into the vast Southern Ocean with two sailing ships totalling only about tons. Listen as Cook, equipped with one of the first.


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Sails changed from a large square canvas suspended from a single yard (top spar), to complex arrangements intended to pivot on the mast depending on the direction and force of the wind.

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This is a list of historical ship types, which includes any classification of ship that has ever been used, excluding smaller vessels considered to be classifications are not all mutually exclusive; a vessel may be both a full-rigged ship by description, and a collier or frigate by function.

Navigation and Logbooks in the Age of Sail. The log was a large hard-cover book, about 11” x 17”, since each page had to contain a lot of information vital to the ship’s safety. Sailing ships of that period generally cruised at 5 to7 knots, and had to take into account winds varying in both strength and direction.

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