Shipbuilding for Beginners
by Andrew Williams Carmichael
Number of pages: 36
This booklet is issued for use by workmen engaged in building ships contracted for by the U. S. Shipping Board, in the hope and confident expectation that it will prove of value to them in their service to the country. Written in simple language and illustrated with clear diagrams, this booklet will serve both as a guide to the activities of a modern American shipyard and a stimulus to patriotic service.
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by Daniel Carter Beard - Charles Scribner's Sons
This book is intended for beginners in the art of boat-building. It begins with the primitive crafts composed of slabs or logs and works up to scows, house-boats, skiffs, canoes and simple forms of sailing craft, a motor-boat, and there it stops.
by G. R. Putnam - J. Wiley
A considerable portion of the human race is interested directly or indirectly, whether as mariners or passengers or shippers, in navigation upon the sea. This book covers the general subject of nautical charts, their origin, construction, and use.
by Charles Desmond - Rudder Pub. Co
The object of this book is to place at the disposal of builders of wood ships some much needed information about construction and equipment. Each principal part of a vessel's construction is explained, the book can be used for reference purposes.
by Edward Lewis Attwood - Longmans, Green, and co.
This book has been prepared in order to provide students and draughtsmen engaged in Shipbuilders' and Naval Architects drawing offices with a text-book which should explain the calculations which continually have to be performed.