Song of the Clyde, a history of Clyde shipbuilding
Walker, Fred M.
Patrick Stephens, 1984
an excellent history of Clyde shipbuilding and the Clyde yards, concentrating more on the industry of the upper Clyde.
the original hardback edition.
Souvenirs de Marine
collection de plans ou dessins de navires et de bateaux anciens ou modernes,
existants ou disparus, avec les élements numériques nécessaires a leur construction
by Vice-Amiral Francois-Edmond Paris
Grenoble, Editions Des 4 Seigneurs, 1975.
a fine facsimile reprint of the famous 1892-1908 work, reproducing all of the 360 plates, which in turn illustrate several thousand craft. limited to 1700 sets.
please note that these are very heavy books and we will need to charge extra shipping costs for overseas orders – please ask for details
Steam at Sea, two centuries of steam-powered ships
Conway Maritime, 1997
System of Work in a Great Lake Shipyard
[the Chicago Ship Building Company]
by W.L. Babcock
New York, Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, 1899.
16 page article from the Transactions of the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, plus a series of 20 plates of folding plans, photographs of shipyard work, etc.