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Some famous sailing ships and their builder, Donald McKay

Richard C. McKay

Some famous sailing ships and their builder, Donald McKay

a study of the American sailing packet and clipper eras, with biographical sketches of America"s foremost designer and master-builder of ships, and a comprehensive history of his many famous ships

by Richard C. McKay

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Published by Easton Press in Norwalk, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Massachusetts,
  • Boston
    • Subjects:
    • McKay, Donald, 1810-1880.,
    • Shipbuilding -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Shipbuilding -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Sailing ships -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Naval architects -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesFamous sailing ships.
      Statementby Richard C. McKay.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVM140.M3 M35 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 395 p., [70] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages395
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1943252M
      LC Control Number90165555


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