The Sailor's Word Book: The Classic Source for Over 14,000 Nautical and Naval Terms (Paperback)
Landlubbers may be surprised to learn that at sea, a sheet is made of rope, not cloth. But even experienced sailors will discover new meanings for everyday words in this unique nautical reference. First published in ...
Landlubbers may be surprised to learn that at sea, a sheet is made of rope, not cloth. But even experienced sailors will discover new meanings for everyday words in this unique nautical reference. First published in 1867, The Sailors Word-Book defines some 14,000 terms from A, ?the highest class of merchant ships, to zumbra, ?a Spanish skiff or yawl. Whether the reader is a naval history buff, a fan of nautical fiction, or a yachting enthusiast, this new edition of a classic will prove a seaworthy companion.
|Genre||SPORTS & RECREATION / Sailing|
|Publisher Date||2010-02-02 00:00:00.0|
|Publisher||Conway Maritime Pr|
|Unit weight||2.2 lb|
|Subtitle||The Classic Source for Over 14,000 Nautical and Naval Terms|
|Authors||Smyth, W. H.|
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