by J.R. Parkinson
Cambridge University Press, 1960.
a description, in non-technical language of the state of the British shipbuilding industry in the mid 20th century and its future prospects.
very good condition hardback in the dust-jacket, with a couple of edge tears.
Barnaby, K.C.London, Royal Institution of Naval Architects, 1960
Carp & HorterAmsterdam, ca.1927
by John W. Griffiths
New York, Appleton & Company, 1854
covering the whole range of shipbuilding, with chapters dedicated to the history of shipbuilding, building ocean steamers, coasting, and river vessels, warships, yachts, etc.
the 4th edition, considerably enlarged from earlier editions, and complete with the tinted frontispiece depicting the paddle-stamer Georgia, and the series of blue-print style plates
Steel, DavidFisher Nautical Press, 1974.