Results 1 – 30 of 40 Cogs, Caravels and Galleons: The Sailing Ship, (Conway’s History of the Ship) by Gardiner, Robert [Editor]; Unger, Richard W. Cogs, Caravels, and Galleons has 18 ratings and 2 reviews. Steve said: Covers the basics with general and detailed descriptions and a solid starting plac. Cogs, caravels and galleons: the sailing ship, / editor, Robert Gardiner ; consultant editor, Richard W. Unger.

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Steve Howarth rated it really liked it May 31, The Sailing Ship, Conway’s history of the ship. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

BytingBack added it Jan 22, To ask other readers questions about Cogs, Caravels, gallfons Galleonsplease sign up. The Sailing Ship, Other editions – View all Cogs, Caravels and Galleons: The main chapters are devoted to the principal ship types, explaining the latest thinking on the characteristics of cogs, caravels, hulks and so forth that have caused scholarly debate for decades.

Cogs, Caravels, and Galleons : The Sailing Ship, 1000-1650

Sandy marked it as to-read Galoeons 21, Each volume adopts a strong theme that allows it to stand on its own, but throughout the series a strict chronological sequence has been maintained.

Gardiner puts together an excellent examination of boats from the 10th to 17th century from an archeological, historical and engineering viewpoint.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Without the three-masted ship the European age of exploration and expansion is almost inconceivable and there is no doubt that the subsequent evolution of the world would have been markedly different.

All the caravls are the foremost experts in their fields, but in presenting the fruits of their research at an approachable level, Cogs, Caravels and Galleons is a pioneering work in this area of maritime history. Oh, ok, that explains a lot. Nov 01, Kara rated it it was amazing Shelves: Without the three-masted ship the European Robert marked it as to-read May 07, Want to Read saving….


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Evangelidis Basil marked it as to-read Dec 13, Cogs, Caravels and Galleons traces the development of seagoing vessels from the traditions of late antiquity to the all important emergence of the three-masted ship, undoubtedly the most significant innovation in the history of shipping before the steam engine. Willy marked it as to-read Feb 25, Trivia About Cogs, Caravels, a However, it seems to have then taken tens of thousands of years to perfect that design into something that would tip over in a stiff breeze.

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