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In the last year of the reign of Henry VIII an officer of the ordnance, Anthony Anthony, compiled a complete visual record of the royal ships. Accompanying texts on tonnage, crew, weapons and munitions are printed in their original spelling. Also in the book are articles on the history of the Anthony Roll, the ordnance in the beginning of the 16th century, and naval technology of that time.
In this publication the complete set of 58 illustrations is printed for the first time. Unfortunately one cannot expect that the illustrations were portraits of individual ships.
There are many obvious distortions and discrepancies between illustrations and texts. The reason for this is not known. Maybe it was the wish of Henry VIII to impress royal visitors with this compilation of the royal navy ships. All in all an interesting book.
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Systematic detailed description of building and operating rigging and sails, and ship handling in various circumstances. Explanation of foundations of displacement, buoyancy and stability, deadweight and center of gravity of ship and cargo, calculation the sail moment.
Many calculation examples for all types of ships, ranging from five-masted fullrigged ship to four-masted barque, schooner, brig and cutter. The ANCRE publishing house offers several reprints of contemporary books and plans on historic ships.
Illustrated with over Scale Drawings. Drawings in metric and feet scale. Plans of hulls and rigging. Very good overview on ship and boat types. Beautiful drawings and many comments on the development of ship building. An ongoing classic work.
Excellently researched and detailed illustrated description of the building of H. Thunderer, a two-decker ship of the line, 74 guns, launched in Every stage of building is described and represented by many drawings, thus giving a picture of work and life in a 18th century shipyard.
Four books on masting and rigging: Very detailed and comprehensive description of the change of rig over time.Literature and links on ship modelling, museums, historic ships and replicas. Many times I have been asked about literature on model .
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Oroonoko: or, the Royal Slave is a short work of prose fiction by Aphra Behn (–), published in by William Canning and reissued with two other fictions later that year.
The eponymous hero is an African prince from Coramantien who is tricked into slavery and sold to British colonists in Surinam where he meets the narrator. . Teacher professional development: an international review of the literature 8 In order to contribute to the knowledge base of educators, policy-makers.
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Literature has been a subject of study in many countries at a secondary or tertiary level, but until recently has not been given much emphasis in the EFL/ESL classroom.