New York: Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Publisher, 1903. Cloth. Good. Item #013603
Cloth. 377 pp., plus 108 plates, including photos and fold out charts. A collection of essays on a variety of topics relating to shipbuilding, naval and marine concerns, including: progressive trials of the screw ferry-boat Edgewater; the possible and probable future developments in the use of electricity on board ships; the preliminary official trial of the U.S.B.S. Maine; vibrations of steamships; development of modern ordnance and armor in the United States; remarks on the new designs for naval vessels; submarine torpedo-boats, past, present and future (includes several pages of photos of submarine torpedo boats in the rear), etc. GOOD condition. Moderate fading, some soiling, minor spots of discoloration to the covers. Small area of staining to the lower front cover. Extremities frayed. Some soiling to the page edges.
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