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Boat-Building and Boating by Daniel Carter Beard

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Boat-Building and Boating
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Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
ISBN/ASIN: 1462292992
Number of pages: 194

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This is not a book for yacht-builders, but it is intended for beginners in the art of boat-building, for boys and men who wish to make something with which they may navigate the waters of ponds, lakes, or streams. It begins with the most 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.

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