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Upon its mid-19th-century publication, this book became the Bible of U.S. sailors. Its no-nonsense prose gives specific instructions for knotting and rigging, blacking the guns, and stationing the crew to dealing with the direst emergencies. Enhanced with 70 rare engravings, a glossary of sea terms, and 100 pages of useful tables.
Title: The Kedge Anchor; or, Young Sailors' Assistant (Dover Maritime)
Categories: Anchors, Canvas, Knots & Rigging,
Publisher: U.S.A., Dover Publications: 2002
ISBN Number: 0486419924
ISBN Number 13: 9780486419923
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Very Good Minus
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 072769
Description: Front cover creased. Minor wear to edges, soiling to page edges. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated.