Since ancient times, man has relied on sea-going vessels for transportation, exploration, trade, and warfare. This beautifully rendered collection of illustrations by such famous maritime artists as Gordon Grant and John Batchelor offers a pictorial history of sailing ships from centuries past. The sea of amazing images includes everything from the royal barge of an Egyptian pharaoh, Viking ships, Columbus' Santa Maria
, and the pilgrim fathers' Mayflower
, as well as submarines, steamboats, ocean liners, and more. Filled with 119 color and 77 black-and-white illustrations, this stunning volume will enhance an ocean of craft and design projects, while thrilling nautical book collectors.
Dover Original.Image File Information:
Includes 196 royalty-free images --119 full-color images saved in both 72-dpi Internet-ready and 300-dpi high-resolution JPEG format, and 77 black-and-white images scanned at 600 dpi and saved in six different formats (TIFF, PICT, EPS, BMP, as well as Internet-ready JPEG and GIF).
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|Author/Editor||Carol Belanger Grafton|
|Dimensions||8 1/4 x 11|