Clearly written text, detailed illustrations, and full-size working plans provide novices and experienced model builders with all the information they need to create exact replicas of two 19th-century sailing shipsathe Benjamin F. Packard, a classic American clipper, and the Alice Mandell, a famous whaler. The one-volume edition of two rare model-building manuals also devotes chapters to shipas rigging (ancient and modern) and abundant information on clippers and old-time whaling ships. A treasury of essential information for hobbyists, model builders, and devotees of the great age of sail.Ship Model Book: How to Build and Rig Model Ships, by George B. Douglas et al. , includes step-by-step instructions and full-size paper patterns for creating an accurate scale model of the famous American clipper Benjamin F. Packard.
|Title||:||Building Ship Models|
|Author||:||George B. Douglas, Joseph T. Higgins|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 1998-01-12|