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Tales Of The Clipper Ships

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPhil W. Smith (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11935051M
    ISBN 101432565168
    ISBN 109781432565169

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Tales Of The Clipper Ships by C. Fox Smith Download PDF EPUB FB2

Tales of the Clipper Ships. by SMITH, C FOX with frontispiece by SMITH, PHIL W and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Tales Clipper Ships. Back to the 19th century and the age of tall ships, as a family embarks on a trip around Cape Horn.

Curiosity and adventure blend with a warm tale based on historical fact 5/5(3). Hardcover, pages. Published July 1st by Time Life Medical.

More Details Original Title. The Clipper Ships. ISBN. (ISBN ) Edition Language. English/5. This sweeping historical novel is more than just another tale of the sea. Read this captivating story of two ambitious boyhood rivals who battle for wealth, fame and the affections of one woman during the age of the clipper ship.

Beginning with the Great Fire of in Manhattan, the story ends after the Gold Rush of ’49 to San Francisco.5/5. Tales of the clipper ships / by C.

Fox Smith ; with a frontispiece by Phil W. Smith. Author. Smith, C. Fox (Cicely Fox), Published. London: Methuen, Content Types. text Carrier Types. volume Physical Description. v, pages, [1] leaf of plates: 1 illustration ; 20 cm. Subjects.

Clipper ships. Clipper ships -- Fiction. Sea stories. Contents. The Clipper Ship Era: An Epitome of Famous American and British Clipper Ships, Their Owners, Builders, Commanders, and Crews.

- by CLARK; ARTHUR H. First Edition. ex-libris, hardcover, pages, 39 illustrations. Good condition, spine is tight, some foxing, one partially removed and one intact library bookplate, red library stamp inside.4/5(1).

The book is profusely illustrated with 8 colour plates and numerous black-and-white photographs, pen and ink drawings, sail plans, maps and charts. This magificent work is one of the important books ever published on clipper ships.

Seller Inventory # More information about this. A dead ship returns to the Deep Dark with a live n Ishmael Wang finally gets the Chernyakova out of the yard and embarks on a voyage into the Toe-Holds where the Confederated Planets Joint Committee on Trade has no authority.

Even more inexplicably, he did exactly the same in one of the earlier Solar Clipper books. I was very Reviews: Steven Ujifusa's brilliant book describes how a small fraternity of American shipbuilders, sailors, and trade merchants in the midth century created a new class of fast wooden ships under sail -- clippers -- that helped build the young United States into one of the great powers of the s: Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

Home Run: Smuggler's Tales from the Golden Age of the Solar Clipper, Book 3. South Coast (Shaman's Tales From the Golden Age of the Solar Clipper, #1), Quarter Share (Golden Age of the Solar Clipper, #1), Half Share (Golden Age o. Part One: The History of the Clipper I. Westward Ho: The Coming of the Clipper 6 II.

Challenge: The Design of a Clipper Ship 17 III. Young Mechanic: The Building of a Clipper Ship 39 IV. Architect: The Clipper Ship Builders 70 V. Intrepid: Clipper Ship Commanders, Crew and Passengers 80 VI.

Wild Rover: Clipper Ship Voyages and Trade VII. Tales of the clipper ships. [C Fox Smith] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Clipper ships -- Fiction. WELCOME. Hi there. Thanks so much for taking the time to pop over to my website. I'm Jodi, and my husband Tim and I laser cut English Paper Pieces in our home studio in Castlemaine Victoria, about an hour and a half north of Melbourne, Australia.

Series: Seeker's Tales From The Golden Age Of The Solar Clipper (Book 1) Paperback: pages; Publisher: Durandus ( ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: 6 x x 9 inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars customer ratingsReviews: This story begins with the arrival aboard a lumber schooner of young Donald McKay at South Street Seaport in the spring of A short history of the New York shipyards sets the stage for the beginnings of the golden age of sail and the indentureship of Donald McKay at the shipyard of Issac.

The Golden Age of the Solar Clipper series written by author Nathan Lowell consists of a total of 6 books published between the years and The debut novel in the series is titled as ‘Quarter Share’, and was released by author Lowell himself in the year 13 primary works • 14 total works.

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A clipper was a type of midth-century merchant sailing vessel, designed for rs were generally narrow for their length, small by later 19th century standards, could carry limited bulk freight, and had a large total sail area. "Clipper" does not refer to a specific sailplan; clippers may be schooners, brigs, brigantines, etc., as well as full-rigged ships.

The period of clipper ships lasted from the early s to the early s, and over time features such as the hull evolved from wooden to the 'crest of the clipper wave' year ofthere were clippers rounding Cape Horn. The age of clippers ended when they were phased out in favor of more modern Iron-hulled sailing ships, which eventually gave way to steamships.

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South Coast. Finwell Bay. Cape Grace Latest from Solar Clipper. Already. Tempus. Greyhounds Of The Sea The Story Of The American Clipper Ship by Carl C. Cutler and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at On most ships it would have been but he didn’t come from a culture that promoted that behavior.” (Smuggler's Tales From The Golden Age Of The Solar Clipper Book 1) Home Run (Smuggler's Tales From the Golden Age of the Solar Clipper Book 3) To Fire Called (A Seeker's Tale From The Golden Age Of The Solar Clipper Book 2) Suicide Run.

Coleman Line. x mm. The Gov. Morton was a medium clipper of tons, built in Somerset, Mass. in Horton was master of the ship prior to She burned inafter twenty years in the California trade.

See American Clipper Ships I, pp. The card is described and pictured in Ship Sailing Cards, vol. III, pp. This is an unabridged and slightly altered republication of the work originally published by G.P.

Putnam's Sons, New York, in under the title Some Famous Sailing Ships and Their Builder Donald McKay which was written by one of the great builder's descendants. Includes 58 b&w illustrations and four in color. By Darkness Forged (Seeker's Tales from the Golden Age of the Solar Clipper Book 3), page 35 I’d be perfectly happy to have spec-one ship handlers on messenger watch.” (Smuggler's Tales From The Golden Age Of The Solar Clipper Book 1) Quarter Share.

Smuggler's Tales from The Golden Age of the Solar Clipper - Book Two Home Run Edit. Smuggler's Tales from The Golden Age of the Solar Clipper - Book Three South Coast Edit. Shaman's Tales from The Golden Age of the Solar Clipper - Book One Cape Grace Edit.

Shaman's Tales from The Golden Age of the Solar Clipper - Book Two Eleven Tales of Interstellar Adventure Edit. Anthology including. Clark, Arthur H.: The clipper ship era: an epitome of famous American and British clipper ships, their owners, builde by Arthur H. Clark (Charleston, South Carolina: BiblioBazaar, ) ISBN /ISBN I followed Ms.

Arellone down the ladder and off the ship, sealing the lock behind us. The chill of the docks, and the lunchtime conversation, made me to begin paying closer attention to the people around us. As a clipper ship captain, one gets used to a certain amount of recognition.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: v, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Hull analysis and classification --Fast ships before --Early clippers --British clippers of the 's --American clippers of the 's --Clipper brigs and schooners after --European clippers after --British clippers of the 's.

Clipper ship, classic sailing ship of the 19th century, renowned for its beauty, grace, and speed. Apparently starting from the small, swift coastal packet known as the Baltimore clipper, the true clipper evolved first in American and later in British its ultimate form it was a long, slim, graceful vessel with projecting bow and radically streamlined hull, carrying an exceptionally.

It was this son Andrew Shewan who recounted many tales of the ship and of the clipper ships in his book Great Days Of Sail: Reminiscences of a Tea Clipper Captain, published in when he could plausibly claim to be the last surviving tea clipper captain.

He died in December A Trader's Tale from The Golden Age of the Solar Clipper - Book One Half Share Edit. A Trader's Tale from The Golden Age of the Solar Clipper - Book Two.

Full Share Edit. A Trader's Tale from The Golden Age of the Solar Clipper - Book Three. Double Share Edit. A Trader's Tale from The Golden Age of the Solar Clipper - Book Four. It is to be noticed how closely these last dates correspond with those of the clipper ship era, which opened with the advent of the Rainbow inand was brought to its greatest brilliancy through the discovery of gold in California and Australia in and At this time each nation was devoting its best talents to developing the.

Taking the Sea was brought out one year later and tells the tales of the wreckers, or salvagers, of ships and their passengers from the days of the fleet clipper ships to today's huge liners.

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